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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 Lydians
(known as Sparda
to the Achaemenids, Old Persian cuneiform
𐎿𐎱𐎼𐎭) were an Anatolian people living
in Lydia, a region
- 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
İzmir. Its po****tion spoke
an Anatolian language known
. Its capital
was Sardis. The Kingdom
of Lydia existed
, an ancient people
of Anatolia Lydian
language, an ancient Anatolian language Lydian alphabet Lydian
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(𐤮𐤱𐤠𐤭𐤣𐤸𐤯𐤦𐤳 Śfardẽtis "[language] of Sardis") is an extinct
Indo-European Anatolian language spoken
in the region
of Lydia, in western
- Lydian Nadhaswaram
is a young Indian pianist
from Chennai, Tamil
Nadu, India. In 2019, Lydian
won the CBS talent
show The World's Best and the ****ociated...
- 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 script
was used to write
language. Like other scripts
in the Iron Age, the Lydian alphabet
to the East Gr****...
- A Lydian cadence
is a type of half cadence
that was po****r in the Ars nova style
of the 14th and early
15th century. It is so-called because
- The Lydian Chromatic Concept
of Tonal Organization
is a 1953 jazz music theory
Russell. The book is the founding
text of the Lydian...
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