Lydian

Lydian

[lid-ee-uhn]
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Lydia.
2.
(of music) softly or sensuously sweet; voluptuous.
noun
3.
an inhabitant of Lydia.
4.
an Anatolian language of Lydia, written in a modified greek alphabet.

Origin:
1535–45; Lydi(a) + -an

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Lydian (ˈlɪdɪən)
 
adj
1.  of or relating to ancient Lydia, its inhabitants, or their language
2.  music See also Hypo- Compare Hypolydian of or relating to an authentic mode represented by the ascending natural diatonic scale from F to F
 
n
3.  an inhabitant of Lydia
4.  the extinct language of the Lydians, thought to belong to the Anatolian group or family

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