[ loo-kuhs ]
/ ˈlu kəs /
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THINGAMABOB OR THINGUMMY: CAN YOU DISTINGUISH BETWEEN THE US AND UK TERMS IN THIS QUIZ?
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Words nearby Leucas
let well enough alone, Letzeburgesch, leu, leuc-, leucaena, Leucas, leucemia, leucine, Leucippus, leucite, leuco-
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How to use Leucas in a sentence
Continet hic Isthmus leucas admod quingentas circuitu suo, emque occupant Soriqui populi.
Postridie mulier bene sana foco exsilit, & graui onusta sacco ad maritum quattuor inde leucas vegeta contendit.
I likewise find it upon several ancient coins of Leucas, and in the large mosaic in the royal palace garden in Athens.Troy and its Remains|Henry (Heinrich) Schliemann
The fact was, they were sorely afraid of being caught by the Athenians in the island, and so they made safely off to Leucas.Hellenica|Xenophon
At the festival of Apollo at Leucas a victim flung himself from a rock into the sea, like the Hyperborean who was tired of life.
British Dictionary definitions for Leucas
/ (ˈluːkəs) /
a variant spelling of Leukas
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