Leyden

[ lahyd-n ]
/ ˈlaɪd n /

noun

John of. John of Leyden.
a Dutch cheese similar to Edam, often flavored with caraway seeds, cumin, cinnamon, or cloves.

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Leiden

or Ley·den

[ lahyd-n ]
/ ˈlaɪd n /

noun

a city in W Netherlands.
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British Dictionary definitions for leyden (1 of 3)

Leyden1
/ (ˈlaɪdən, Dutch ˈlɛidə) /

noun

a variant spelling of Leiden

British Dictionary definitions for leyden (2 of 3)

Leyden2
/ (ˈlaɪdən) /

noun

British Dictionary definitions for leyden (3 of 3)

Leiden

Leyden

/ (ˈlaɪdən, Dutch ˈlɛidə) /

noun

a city in the W Netherlands, in South Holland province: residence of the Pilgrim Fathers for 11 years before they sailed for America in 1620; university (1575). Pop: 118 000 (2003 est)
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