Definition of Ligure

1. n. A kind of precious stone.



Definition of Ligure

1. Noun. (obsolete) A gemstone, supposed to have been a form of agate ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Ligure

1. a precious stone [n -S]

Medical Definition of Ligure

1. A kind of precious stone. "The third row a ligure, an agate, and an amethyst." (Ex. Xxviii. 19) Origin: L. Ligurius, Gr, equiv. To Heb. Leshem. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Ligure

ligroines
ligroins
ligs
ligula
ligulae
ligular
ligularia
ligularias
ligulas
ligulate
ligulated
ligule
ligules
liguliflorous
liguloid
ligure (current term)
ligures
ligustrin
ligustrum
ligustrums
lii
liii
lik't
likabilities
likability
likable
likableness
likablenesses
likably
likasite

Literary usage of Ligure

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Harper's Dictionary of Classical Literature and Antiquities by Harry Thurston Peck (1897)
"The annexed illustration, exhibits a ligure of Poseidon armed with the trident in his right baud, and having a chlamys to protect the left. ..."

2. International Catalogue of Scientific Literature by Royal Society (Great Britain) (1904)
"Riv. ligure M1, lett. ar., Genova, 23, 1901, (165-198). Segar, HW Statistics of insanity, cancer, and phthisis in New Zealand. Wellington, Trans, and Proc. ..."

3. Adventure Guides Italian Riviera: San Remo, Portofino & Genoa by Amy Finley (2006)
"Simple, regional meals punctuated by selections from the extensive wine list. Finale ligure La Lampara Vico Tubino, 4, 17024 Finale ligure •s ..."

4. The New International Encyclopædia edited by Daniel Coit Gilman, Harry Thurston Peck, Frank Moore Colby (1902)
"ligure painting are the "Man with a Leather Belt," the "Fair Dutchwoman." the "Stone- Breakers," representing two workmen ..."

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