- an ancient kingdom in W Asia Minor: under Croesus, a wealthy empire including most of Asia Minor.
- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for lydia
Pillows underneath their left arms, Maggie and Lydia look at each other and laugh at the ridiculousness of this scenario.
Lydia also gets her vitals checked, arm rubbed with alcohol, and glove-covered hands safely inserting the needle.
Maggie & Lydia, hang in there... the IV Doc is on the way!
In the meantime, co-writer Lydia Genner was brought in to work on the first and second drafts of the script.YouTube’s Holy Trinity Goes to ‘Camp Takota’
February 12, 2014
Petersen is also survived by his younger sister Lydia, 18, with whom he was very close, and his partner in life Chanda Creasy.Alexandros Petersen, 1984-2014
January 22, 2014
The manner of Lydia's conversion ought not to be overlooked.
If we imitate Lydia in diligence, let us not forget to imitate her in piety.
May the bright example of Lydia stimulate us to a similar conduct!
Happily, Lydia was not alone in her public profession of religion.
On his return, he married "Lydia Tindall, of the denomination of Puritans."The Works of Whittier, Volume VI (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
- an ancient region on the coast of W Asia Minor: a powerful kingdom in the century and a half before the Persian conquest (546 bc). Chief town: Sardis
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