Lemures Definition

lĕmə-rās, lĕmyə-rēz
Evil, night-walking spirits of the dead.
Webster's New World

The spirits or ghosts of the dead.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.

Origin of Lemures

  • Latin See lemur.

    From Wiktionary

  • Latin Lemurēs

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

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