What does electrolier mean?

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  1. electrolier(Noun)

    A fixture, usually pendent from the ceiling, for holding electric lamps.

  2. Origin: From analogy with with the prefix to contrast modern electricity with older candles.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Electrolier(noun)

    a branching frame, often of ornamental design, to support electric illuminating lamps

  2. Origin: [Formed from electric in imitation of chandelier.]


  1. Electrolier

    Electrolier was the name for a fixture, usually pendent from the ceiling, for holding electric lamps. The word is analogous to chandelier, from which it was formed. ⁕ Electrolier in the Grand Staircase of Sheffield Town Hall, England ⁕ Electrolier in the National Farmers' Bank of Owatonna, Minnesota Postcard ca. 1910 ⁕ 1894 bronze electrolier with 45 branches in Pullman Memorial Universalist Church, Albion, NY This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domain: Chisholm, Hugh, ed.. Encyclopædia Britannica. Cambridge University Press.

The Standard Electrical Dictionary

  1. Electrolier

    A fixture for supporting electric lamps; the analogue in electric lighting of the gasolier or gas chandelier. Often both are combined, the same fixture being piped and carrying gas burners, as well as being wired and carrying electric lamps.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of electrolier in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of electrolier in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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