What does lacinia mean?

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Webster Dictionary

  1. Lacinia(noun)

    one of the narrow, jagged, irregular pieces or divisions which form a sort of fringe on the borders of the petals of some flowers

  2. Lacinia(noun)

    a narrow, slender portion of the edge of a monophyllous calyx, or of any irregularly incised leaf

  3. Lacinia(noun)

    the posterior, inner process of the stipes on the maxillae of insects

  4. Origin: [L., the lappet or flap of a garment.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lacinia

    lā-sin′i-a, n. a long incision in a leaf, &c.—also a narrow lobe resulting from such: in entomology, the apex of the maxilla.—adjs. Lacin′iāte, -d, cut into narrow lobes, fringed; Lacin′iform, fringe-like; Lacin′iolāte, finely fringed. [L., a flap.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacinia in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lacinia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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