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Definition of Lydian
LydianLydian Lyd"i*an, a. [L. Lydius, fr. Lydia, Gr. ?.]
Of or pertaining to Lydia, a country of Asia Minor, or to its
inhabitants; hence, soft; effeminate; -- said especially of
one of the ancient Greek modes or keys, the music in which
was of a soft, pathetic, or voluptuous character.
Softly sweet in Lydian measures, Soon he soothed his
soul to pleasures. --Dryden.
Lydian stone, a flint slate used by the ancients to try
gold and silver; a touchstone. See Basanite.
Meaning of Lydian from wikipedia
- The modern Lydian
mode is a seven-tone musical scale formed
from a rising pattern
of pitches comprising three whole
tones, a semitone, two more whole
, an ancient people
of Anatolia Lydian
language, an ancient Anatolian language Lydian alphabet Lydian
(Unicode block) Lydian...
- The Lydians
(known as Sparda
to the Achaemenids, Old Persian cuneiform
𐎿𐎱𐎼𐎭) were an Anatolian people living
in Lydia, a region
- Uşak, Manisa
İzmir. The language
of its po****tion, known
, was a member
of the Anatolian branch
of Indo-European language
- Lydian Nadhaswaram
is a young Indian
multi-instrumentalist from Chennai, Tamil
Nadu, India. In 2019, Lydian
won the CBS talent
show The World's Best and...
(𐤮𐤱𐤠𐤭𐤣𐤶𐤯𐤦𐤳 Śfardẽtis "[language] of Sardis") is an extinct
Indo-European Anatolian language spoken
in the region
- In jazz music, the lydian chord
is the major
7♯11 chord, or ♯11 chord, the chord built
on the first degree
of the lydian
mode, the sharp eleventh
- Lydian International Limited
is a multinational corporation
with gold mining interests
and Georgia. Founded
in 2005 the company
- In music, the Lydian augmented scale
♯5 scale) or the Asgardian Scale
is the third
mode of the ascending melodic minor scale
or jazz minor
is a calligraphic humanist
sans-serif typeface designed
by Warren Chappell
in 1938. It is available
in bold, italic,...
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