Word of the Week #1

wotw-01_chthonic

chthonic
adjective chthon·ic \ˈthä-nik\


Definition: Of or relating to the underworld. Subterranean.


Origin: Greek. chthon–earth


First used: ~1882


Found by A Bookish Demise: In the intro to Tales of the Cthulu Mythos by H.P. Lovecraft & Others
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