[lem-yuh-rey-lee-uh, -reyl-yuh]
noun (sometimes used with a plural verb)
the annual festival in ancient Rome in which the lemures were exorcised from houses.
Also, Lemuria [le-myoor-ee-uh] .
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To lemuria
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: lemures
Next Definition: lemurid
Words Near: lemuria
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for lemuria
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing lemuria
More from Dictionary.com Translator
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Example sentences for lemuria
The lost land of lemuria fabulous geographies, catastrophic histories.
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature