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Meaning of "lecythi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF LECYTHI

lecythi  [ˈlɛsɪθaɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF LECYTHI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Lecythi is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH LECYTHI


acanthi
əˈkænθaɪ
calathi
ˈkæləˌθaɪ
canthi
ˈkænθaɪ
epicanthi
ˌɛpɪˈkænθaɪ
thigh
θaɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE LECYTHI

lection
lectionaries
lectionary
lectisternia
lectisternium
lector
lectorate
lectorship
lectotype
lectress
lecture
lecture course
lecture hall
lecture notes
lecture room
lecture theatre
lecturer
lectureship
lecythidaceous
lecythus

WORDS THAT END LIKE LECYTHI

ahi
Bangladeshi
chi
Delhi
Delphi
Gandhi
Granthi
hi
Hitachi
Karachi
Kochi
lathi
Marathi
New Delhi
phi
samithi
Sindhi
Sochi
sushi
Vasthi

Synonyms and antonyms of lecythi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «lecythi» into 25 languages

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Translator English - Chinese

lecythi
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

lecythi
570 millions of speakers

English

lecythi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

lecythi
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

lecythi
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

lecythi
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

lecythi
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

lecythi
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

lécythes
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Lecythi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

lecythi
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

lecythi
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

lecythi
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Lecythi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

lecythi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

lecythi
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

लेइथी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

lecythi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

lecythi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

lecythi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

lecythi
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

lecythi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λήκυθοι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

lecythi
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

lecythi
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

lecythi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of lecythi

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «LECYTHI»

The term «lecythi» is used very little and occupies the 173.747 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «LECYTHI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about lecythi

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «LECYTHI»

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The Johns Hopkins University Circular
J Among the monuments of art that throw light on Athenian belief and custom with reference to death, burial, and the future life, and thus serve vividly to illustrate the literary evidence on these matters, the so-called White Lecythi from Attica, ...
‎1886
2
Circulars
Among the monuments of art that throw light on Athenian belief and custom with reference to death, burial, and the future life, and thus serve vividly to illustrate the literary evidence on these matters, the so-called White Lecythi from Attica, ...
Johns Hopkins University, 1886
3
American journal of archaeology
In some vases the gray may be due to the heat and smoke of the funeral pile, but in such cases the color is not uniform. Attic White Lecythi. — {Athenian Lekythoi with Outline Drawing in Glaze Varnish an a White Ground, by Arthur Fairbanks.
‎1908
4
The Journal of Hellenic Studies
With these vases were found a Cypriote jug, the three-branched foot of an iron candelabrum, three small black lecythi with red shoulders (one of them with alternate dots and dashes round the shoulder), a bronze mirror, and no less than seven ...
‎1890
5
A catalogue of the Greek vases in the Fitzwilliam Museum, ...
120 — 137. But on the more characteristic examples of Naucratite ware (Fragm. 17 — 32) we see a development of outline drawing, and even of polychromatic colouring, which was later to reappear in the Attic white lecythi (Nos. 139 — 143).
Fitzwilliam Museum, Ernest Arthur Gardner, 1897
6
The Michigan Alumnus
After a very brief Introduction, setting forth concisely the distinguishing features of the classes ix — xvi, Dr. Fairbanks proceeds with the main part of his work, bringing the extant white lecythi (which with him are consistently "lekythoi"), one after ...
‎1915
7
A Handbook of Greek Archaeology
Mythological subjects are, however, sometimes chosen.1 Among the vases which show the white-ground technique, the lecythi have a special importance and form a group by themselves. Their number is very great, and the fact that their ...
Harold North Fowler, James Rignall Wheeler, Gorham Phillips Stevens, 1909
8
The Lewis Collection
motive occurs on some very beautiful terracotta reliefs, and also on some of the painted lecythi of Attica, and Eretria in Euboea. Some recently discovered lecythi in the Central Museum at Athens have a different method of representation of the  ...
9
The Oxford Classical Dictionary
So whereas high-quality grave-steles with single figures in relief remain in vogue in the Cyclades and Thessaly, until c.430 Attic funerary art is restricted to whiteground lecythi: small, clay oil-flasks usually painted with domestic or mourning ...
Simon Hornblower, Antony Spawforth, Esther Eidinow, 2012
10
Literature, Music, Fine Arts
Schmaltz, Bernhard Studies on Attic Marble Lecythi ["Untersuchungen zu den attisdicn Marmorlekythen"] Berlin: Gcbr. Mann Verlag, 1970; 159 pp., 48 tables In contrast to funerary reliefs and painted white-surface lecythi in clay, the two roost  ...
‎1977

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Lecythi [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/lecythi>. Aug 2020 ».
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