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lesche

[les-kee]
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noun
  1. an arcade or other public place in ancient Greece.
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Origin of lesche

From the Greek word léschē orig., couch, lounging place, place for conversation
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Historical Examples

  • He executed a series of paintings at Delphi on the long walls of the Lesche.

    Museum of Antiquity

    L. W. Yaggy

  • His greatest and probably his earliest works were the two pictures in the Lesche at Delphi.

  • Relief was found at the Lesche, near the training-ground, where talk was often free and even merry.