LETHAEUS (Ληθαῖος, Strab. x. p.478; Ptol. 3.17.4; Eustath. adHon. Il. 2.646; Solin. 17; Vib. Seq. 13), the large and important river which watered the plain of Gortyna in Crete, now the Malogniti. [E.B.J]
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