Name of Lyttos

  • Lyktos: The name of the city (according to mythology) gave Lyktos, son of Lycaon, but not substantiated only by the need to find a solution to the etymology of the word.
  • Littos: According  to Isyhios, ‘Littos, were called high sites and therefore the high position Lyttos is her name.
  • Lyktos: From the root-derived, Luc Luc-tion (= visible, prominent), that was the Lyktos.
  • Lyktos: The root-Luc-White extends from where the white (it appears) from where the verb lefsso = I (Parlamas 1984).  Most likely scenario.