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Lilaea

Definition of the noun Lilaea

What does Lilaea mean as a name of something?

Lilaea is a genus of Tachinidae, described by Robineau-Desvoidy in 1863.

Lilaea is a genus of Tristiridae, described by Stål in 1875.

Lilaea is a genus of Juncaginaceae.

Lilaea is a genus of Cnidaria, described by Haeckel in 1888.

Lilaea is a genus of Tabanidae, described by Walker in Saunders in 1850.

Lilaea is a kind of Juncaginaceae, described by Bonpl. in 1808.

Explanation

Lilaea: In Greek mythology, Lilaea was a Naiad of a spring of the same name, daughter of the river god Cephissus.

Phrases with Lilaea

Phrases starting with the word Lilaea:

  1. Lilaea Amoena
  2. Lilaea Ismayi
  3. Lilaea Lurida
  4. Lilaea Cognata
  5. Lilaea Mansoni
  6. Lilaea Norrisi
  7. Lilaea Superba
  8. Lilaea Trepida
  9. Lilaea Depressa
  10. Lilaea subulata
  11. Lilaea Hilarella
  12. Lilaea Aurozonata
  13. Lilaea Demeijerei
  14. Lilaea Fuliginosa
  15. Lilaea Paralurida
  16. Lilaea scilloides
  17. Lilaea Stradbrokei

Phrases ending with the word Lilaea:

  1. Genus Lilaea
  2. Musca lilaea
  3. Awl-Leaf Lilaea

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Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Lilaea

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Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Pausanias (Illustrated) (2014)

by Pausanias

LILAEA [10.33.3] Lilaea is a winter day's journey distant from Delphi; we estimated the length of the road, which goes across and ...

Google previewPausanias's Description of Greece (2012)

by Pausanias, James George Frazer

Lilaea is a winter day's journey from Delphi etc. The well-preserved ruins of Lilaea are situated near the source of the Cephisus, at the north-western foot of Parnassus. The route from Delphi leads across and down Parnassus, as Pausanias ...

Google previewTranslation (1913)

by Pausanias

Lilaea is a winter day's journey from Delphi: the way lies across and down Parnassus. We judged the distance to be one hundred and eighty furlongs.

Google previewCommentary on books IX-X: Boeotia, Phocis. Addenda (1898)

by Pausanias

Lilaea is a winter day's journey from Delphi etc. The well-preserved ruins of Lilaea are situated near the source of the Cephisus, at the north-western foot of Parnassus. The route from Delphi leads across and down Parnassus, as Pausanias ...

Google previewDictionary of Minor Planet Names (2013)

by Lutz D. Schmadel

Lilaea Discovered 1880 February 16 by C. H. F. Peters at Clinton. Named for one of the Naiads. The Naiads are water nymphs, female beings granted very long life but still mortal. The Naiads incarnate the divinity of the spring or stream ...

Google previewDictionary of Generic Names of Seed Plants (1995)

by Tatiana Wielgorskaya, Armen Leonovich Takhtadzhi͡an

Genera: Cycno- LIST OF FAMILIES LIST OF FAMILIES geton, Lilaea, Maundia, Tetroncium,

Google previewA Dictionary of Astronomy (2012)

by Ian Ridpath

Lilaea, diameter 83km. F corona The outer part of the Sun's corona, which is illuminated by sunlight scattered or reflected from solid dust particles. The same phenomenon ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Flowering Plants and Ferns (1973)

by John Christopher Willis, Herbert Kenneth Airy Shaw

Lilaea Humb. et Bonpl. Scheuchzeriaceae (Naiad. BH.). 1 Rockies, Andes. Liliaceae (EP., BH.). Monocots. (Liliiflorae; Coronarieae BH.). One of the largest fams. of flowering plants; 250 gen., 3700 sp., cosmop. ; the smaller groups often ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Military Science (1844)

Containing an Explanation of the Principal Terms Used in Mathematics, Artillery, and Fortification; and Comprising the Substance of the Latest Regulations on Courts Martial, Pay, Pensions, Allowances, Etc. ; a Comparative Table of Ancient and Modern Geography ; Achievements of the British Army ; with an Address to Gentlemen Entering the Army by E. S. Norman Campbell

LILAEA, a town in Phocis, ...

Google previewThe Edinburgh Encyclopaedia (1832)

LILAEA. MAs. Shica longe pedunculata, axillaris, solitaria, oblonga, squamis undique imbric. linearisubulatis unifloris. Ail. 1, squama ...

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Scrabble value of L1I1L1A1E1A1

The value of this 6-letter word is 6 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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