What does scyphus mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. scyphus(noun)

    an ancient Greek drinking cup; two handles and footed base

Webster Dictionary

  1. Scyphus(noun)

    a kind of large drinking cup, -- used by Greeks and Romans, esp. by poor folk

  2. Scyphus(noun)

    the cup of a narcissus, or a similar appendage to the corolla in other flowers

  3. Scyphus(noun)

    a cup-shaped stem or podetium in lichens. Also called scypha. See Illust. of Cladonia pyxidata, under Lichen

  4. Origin: [L., a cup, Gr. sky`fos.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Scyphus

    sīf′us, n. in Greek antiquities, a large drinking-cup: (bot.) a cup-shaped appendage to a flower.—adj. Scyph′iform.

How to say scyphus in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of scyphus in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of scyphus in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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