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Definition of the noun Edissa

What does Edissa mean as a name of something?

Edissa is a genus of Thripidae, described by Faure in 1953.

Phrases with Edissa

  1. Edissa Steinerae
  2. Species Edissa Steinerae
  3. Genus Edissa

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Google previewBibliotheca classica; or, A classical dictionary [by J. Lempriere]. (1788)

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, ...

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewA 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).

Google previewHaydn's Bible dictionary (1878)

by Charles Boutell

HADAS'SAH, f £177, Edissa ( Esth. ii.

Google previewThe Illustrated Dictionary of Gardening (1901)

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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