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[lahy-th ee]
adjective Archaic.
  1. lithe; supple; flexible.
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Origin of lithy

before 1000; Middle English lethi, Old English lithig, akin to Dutch, German ledig empty, Icelandic lithugu free, nimble
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Historical Examples of lithy

  • On the island of Lithy, India, there fell a ball of fire, containing gelatinous matter.

    The Every Day Book of History and Chronology

    Joel Munsell