Definition of Lazuli. Meaning of Lazuli. Synonyms of Lazuli

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Definition of Lazuli

Lazuli
Lazuli Laz"u*li, n.[F. & NL. lapis lazuli, LL. lazulus, lazurius, lazur from the same Oriental source as E. azure. See Azure.] (Min.) A mineral of a fine azure-blue color, usually in small rounded masses. It is essentially a silicate of alumina, lime, and soda, with some sodium sulphide, is often marked by yellow spots or veins of sulphide of iron, and is much valued for ornamental work. Called also lapis lazuli, and Armenian stone.

Meaning of Lazuli from wikipedia

- Lapis lazuli (/ˈlæpɪs ˈlæzjʊli, -laɪ/), or lapis for short, is a deep blue metamorphic rock used as a semi-precious stone that has been prized since antiquity...
- The lazuli bunting (P****erina amoena) is a North American songbird named for the gemstone lapis lazuli. The male is easily recognized by its bright blue...
- Lazuli are a French progressive rock band, formed in Southern France in 1998 by Claude and Dominique Leonetti. Lazuli begun in 1998. In 1999 they released...
- Lapis Lazuli is an international transit route opened in 2018 linking Afghanistan to Turkey via Turkmenistan, Azerbaijan and Georgia. The name “Lapis Lazuli”...
- Afghanistan, famous for its ancient lapis lazuli mines producing the world's finest lapis. The Sar-i Sang lapis lazuli mine probably dates from proto-historic...
- takes its name from the intense blue mineral lapis lazuli. Lapis is the Latin word for "stone" and lāzulī is the genitive form of the Medieval Latin lāzulum...
- in art and decoration since ancient times. The semi-precious stone lapis lazuli was used in ancient Egypt for jewellery and ornament and later, in the Renaissance...
- are rare. It is usually m****ive and forms the bulk of the gemstone lapis lazuli. Lazurite is a deep blue to greenish blue. The colour is due to the presence...
- The lazuli kingfisher (Todiramphus lazuli) is a species of bird in the family Alcedinidae. It gets its name due to its colour being reminiscent of Lapis...
- is a deep blue color pigment which was originally made by grinding lapis lazuli into a powder. The name comes from the Latin ultramarinus, literally "beyond...
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