aglow(p), lambent, lucent, luminous(adj)
softly bright or radiant
"a house aglow with lights"; "glowing embers"; "lambent tongues of flame"; "the lucent moon"; "a sky luminous with stars"
Brushing or flickering gently over a surface.
Glowing or luminous, but lacking heat.
The lambent glow of fireflies delighted the children.
Exhibiting lightness or brilliance of wit; clever or witty without unkindness.
We appreciated her lambent comments.
Origin: From lambens, present participle of lambo.
playing on the surface; touching lightly; gliding over
twinkling or gleaming; fickering
Origin: [L. lambens, -enlis, p. pr. of lambere to lick; akin to lap. See Lap to drink by licking.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
lam′bent, adj. moving about as if touching lightly: gliding over: flickering.—n. Lam′bency, the quality of being lambent: that which is lambent. [L. lambens—lambĕre, to lick.]
The numerical value of lambent in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of lambent in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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