Definition of Tiresias in English:

Tiresias

(also Teiresias)

proper noun

Greek Mythology
  • A blind Theban prophet, so wise that even his ghost had its wits and was not a mere phantom. Legends account variously for his wisdom and blindness; some stories hold also that he spent seven years as a woman.

Pronunciation:

Tiresias

/tiˈrēsēəs/