Latin definition for: lyra, lyrae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. lute/harp
  2. Lyra/the Lyre (constellation)
  3. lyre
  4. lyric poetry/inspiration/genius
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Very frequent, in all Elementry Latin books, top 1000+ words
  • Source: General, unknown or too common to say

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