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Definition of the noun Edissa
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Edissa is a genus of Thripidae, described by Faure in 1953.
- synonym: genus Edissa
- kingdom: Animalia
- phylum: Arthropoda
- class: Insecta
- order: Thysanoptera
- family: Thripidae
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by John Lempriere
Edissa k Æoessa, a town of Macedonia taken by Caranus, and called Æ;r or Ægcas, Vt'd. ÆdeUa. Edon, a mountain of Thrace, called also Edorms. From this mountain Thrace is often called Edouia. Virg. jtn. is,v. 325. — flirt. 4, c. it. tuosi, ...
A Classical Dictionary (1839)
Containing a Copious Account of All Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors, with the Value of Coins, Weights, and Measures Used Among the Greeks and Romans, and a Chronological Table by John Lemprière
EDISSA or AEDESSA, a town of Macedonia, taken by Caranus, and called AEgae, or AEgeas. Vid. AEDEssA. EDOIA, a city of Arabia Felix. Diod. Cic. Parad. 5. – Plin. 34. c. 8. Ptol. EDON, a mountain of Thrace, called also Edonus. From this ...
A Dictionary of the Bible (1863)
Comprising Its Antiquities, Biography, and Natural History by William Smith
omits; Edissa), a name, probably the earlier name, of Esther (Esth. ii. 7). Gesenius (T/ies. 366) suggests that it is identical with *t roatra, the name of the daughter of Cyrus. HADATT 4.H (DrVin ; LXX. omits ; nova).
Haydn's Bible dictionary (1878)
by Charles Boutell
HADAS'SAH, f £177, Edissa ( Esth. ii.
A Practical and Scientific Encyclopaedia of Horticulture for Gardeners and Botanists by John Garrett, James William Helenus Trail
Edissa anceps and purpurata (Veitch). Euterpe Dayana and crispa (Veitch). Exquisite Syn. Juvenilis. Jlammca cinnabarina and Pilcherii ( Veitch).
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Scrabble value of E1D2I1S1S1A1
The value of this 6-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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