[ley-om-i-don] /leɪˈɒm ɪˌdɒn/
noun, Classical Mythology.
a king of Troy and the father of Priam, for whom the walls of Troy were built by Apollo and Poseidon.
(Greek myth) the founder and ruler of Troy, who cheated Apollo and Poseidon of their wage for constructing the city’s walls; the father of Priam
[lah-ohs, lous, ley-os; French la-aws] /ˈlɑ oʊs, laʊs, ˈleɪ ɒs; French laˈɔs/ noun 1. a country in SE Asia: formerly part of French Indochina. 91,500 sq. mi. (236,985 sq. km). Capital: Vientiane. [lou] /laʊ/ noun, plural Laos [louz] /laʊz/ (Show IPA). (especially collectively) Lao for 1. 1. a member of a people of Laos and […]
- Lao She
[lou shuh] /ˈlaʊ ˈʃʌ/ noun, Pinyin, Wade-Giles. 1. (Shu Qingchun; Shu Ch’ing-ch’un) 1899–1966, Chinese novelist.
[ley-oh-shuh n, lou-shuh n] /leɪˈoʊ ʃən, ˈlaʊ ʃən/ noun 1. a native or inhabitant of . 2. . adjective 3. of or relating to , its people, or their language. /ˈlaʊʃɪən/ noun 1. (pl) Laotians, Lao, Laos. a member of a Buddhist people of Laos and NE Thailand, related to the Thais 2. the language […]
[lou-dzuh] /ˈlaʊˈdzʌ/ noun 1. (Li Erh; Li Er) 6th-century b.c, Chinese philosopher: reputed founder of Taoism. 2. (italics) . [dou de jing] /ˈdaʊ dɛ ˈdʒɪŋ/ noun 1. the philosophical book in verse supposedly written by Lao-tzu.