LETHOLOGICA / LETHONOMIA
Have you ever had trouble remembering a frustratingly simple or key word? Have it on the tip of your tongue or edge of your brain, but you just can't grasp it? There's actually a word for that:
Main Entry: LETHOLOGICA
Part of Speech: n
Definition: the inability to remember a word or put your finger on the right word
Who knew that there was a word for forgetting words? Of course! There's got to be a word for everything…!
There's even a word for the tendency to forget names – LETHONOMIA.
Now you know! As you were…
Original Publication Date: 1/11/10