What does Lydia mean?

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ˈlɪd i əLy·dia

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Lydia(noun)

    an ancient region on the coast of western Asia Minor; a powerful kingdom until conquered by the Persians in 546 BC

Wiktionary

  1. Lydia(ProperNoun)

    A historic region of SW Asia Minor.

  2. Lydia(ProperNoun)

    A woman converted by Paul; presumably named for ancestry or residence in Lydia.

  3. Lydia(ProperNoun)

    of biblical origin.

  4. Origin: Λυδία, said to be named for a king Λυδός (Lydus).

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  1. Lydia

    Lydia was an Iron Age kingdom of western Asia Minor located generally east of ancient Ionia in the modern Turkish provinces of Uşak, Manisa and inland İzmir. Its population spoke an Anatolian language known as Lydian. At its greatest extent, the Kingdom of Lydia covered all of western Anatolia. Lydia was a satrapy of the Achaemenid Persian Empire, with Sardis as its capital. Tabalus, appointed by Cyrus the Great, was the first satrap.. Lydia was later the name of a Roman province. Coins are said to have been invented in Lydia around the 7th century BC.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Lydia

    a country of Asia Minor; seat of an early civilisation, and a centre of influences which affected both the religion and culture of Greece; was noted for its music and purple dyes.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lydia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Lydia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of Lydia in a Sentence

  1. Canadian Brooke Henderson:

    I think I’m ready, yeah, 17 is young. As you’ve seen with Lydia Ko and Lexi Thompson and even Jessica Korda, there are a lot of great names that have been able to do it. I’m hoping that I’m one of them.

  2. Gregory Skomal:

    Lydia is an exciting shark. Lydia makes it look like Mary Lee is a real homebody.

  3. Lydia Villa-Komaroff:

    Lydia Villa-Komaroff is a molecular a cellular biologist that was my favorite. I researched her multiple times and she never had new stuff but she had enough to fill 4 pages.

  4. Englishwoman Hull:

    I've played quite a few times with Lydia Ko. Lydia Ko just hits it dead straight every time and holes a few putts.

  5. Lydia Maria Child:

    Every human being has... an attendant spirit.... If it does not always tell us what to do, it always cautions us what not to do. — Lydia Maria Child

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