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Definition of the noun Lixus

What does Lixus mean as a name of something?

Lixus is a genus of Curculionidae, described by Fabricius in 1801.

Lixus is a genus of Curculionidae, described by Fabricius in 1801.

Place

Lixus is the site of an ancient Roman city located in Morocco just north of the modern seaport of Larache on the bank of the Loukkos River. The location was one of the main cities of the Roman province of Mauretania Tingitana .

Phrases with Lixus

  1. Lixus ivae
  2. Lixus Pica
  3. Lixus Snae
  4. Lixus Arabs
  5. Lixus asper
  6. Lixus Canus
  7. Lixus Filum
  8. Lixus Gages
  9. Lixus Inops
  10. Lixus Junci
  11. Lixus Macer
  12. Lixus Meles
  13. Lixus Nanus
  14. Lixus pusio
  15. Lixus Sitta
  16. Lixus soror
  17. Lixus Ursus
  18. Lixus Vibex
  19. Lixus Vilis
  20. genus Lixus

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lixus

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Google preview501 Must-Visit Destinations (2007)

by D Brown, J Brown, A Findlay

Perched on a hilltop overlooking the sea, surrounded by hills and forests, with views of the serpentine waters of the Wadi Loukkos River and down to the ocean, Lixus is a wonderfully scenic site with some impressive ruins of a Roman imperial ...

Google previewFodor's Morocco (2009)

by Mark Sullivan, Laura M. Kidder

lixus is a lesser-known but no-less-impressive site just 45 minutes away from Tangier. The main attractions are an amphitheater, a column- lined road, a mosaic of the sea-god—half man. half crah—and the religious ...

Google previewMorocco Footprint Handbook (2012)

by Julius Honnor

Located on a spectaular site on the right bank of the Oued Loukkos about 4 km from the sea, Ancient Lixus is the second most important Roman site in Morocco after Volubilis. Heathland butterflies and the occasional raptor are added bonuses ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Entomology (2008)

by John L. Capinera

Syria Lixus algirus L. ( Coleoptera: Curculionidae); Syriab Melanagromyza (Agromyza) phaseoli Coq.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Morocco (2016)

by Aomar Boum, Thomas K. Park

Lixus. Historia de la ciudad. Guía de la ruinas y de la seccion de Lixus del museo-arqueológico de Tetuán. Tétouan: Instituto Muley ElHasan, 1959.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Berbers (Imazighen) (2017)

by Hsain Ilahiane

Lixus: historia de la ciudad: guía de la ruinas y de la seccion de Lixus del museo- arqueológico de Tetuán. Tetuán: Instituto Muley El-Hasan, 1959. Thouvenot, Raymond. “Une forteresse almohade près de Rabat: Dcîra.” Hespéris 17 (1933): ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Imaginary Places (2000)

by Alberto Manguel, Gianni Guadalupi

LIXUS, an island off the north-west coast of Africa, embraced by an arm of the sea stretching inland. In ancient times Lixus was the site of a famous grove which bore golden fruit. Of this ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia ... (1830)

by Sir David Brewster

Lixus. Latreille, Fabricius. Curculio. Linnaeus, Geoffroy, Marsham, Fabricius. Body elongate-ovate. Rostrum as broad as the head. Lip small, entire, transverse- quadrate, ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary Containing an Account of the Principal Proper Names Mentioned in Ancient Authors [and Intended to Elucidate All the Important Points Connected with the Geography, History, Biography, Mythology, and Fine Arts of the Greeks and Romans (1869)

Together with an Account of Coins, Weights, and Measures, with Tabular Values of the Same.] by Charles Anthon

Some shipmasters even recognized the fragment as having belonged to a certain vessel of this class, which, with many others, had attempted to advance beyond the Lixus, and had never after been heard of From these statements Eudoxus ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary (1872)

by Charles Anthon

Some shipmasters even recognized the fragment as having belonged to a certain vessel of this class, which, with many others, had attempted to advance beyond the Lixus, and had never after been heard of. From these statements Eudoxus ...

Google previewA Classical Dictionary: containing an account of the principal proper names mentioned in ancient authors ... Together with an account of coins, weights and measures, etc (1841)

by Charles ANTHON (LL.D.)

Some shipmasters even recognised the fragment as having belonged to a certain vessel of this class, which, with many others, had attempted to advance beyond the Lixus, and had never after been heard of. From these statements Eudoxus ...

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Scrabble value of L1I1X8U1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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