[ahy-sid-ee-uh m] /aɪˈsɪd i əm/
noun, plural isidia
[ahy-sid-ee-uh] /aɪˈsɪd i ə/ (Show IPA). Botany.
a coralloid outgrowth from the thallus in certain lichens.
[iz-i-dawr, -dohr] /ˈɪz ɪˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr/ noun 1. a male given name.
[iz-i-dawr-uh, -dohr-uh] /ˌɪz ɪˈdɔr ə, -ˈdoʊr ə/ noun 1. a female given name.
[iz-i-dawr, -dohr] /ˈɪz ɪˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr/ noun 1. a male given name. masc. proper name, from French, from Latin Isidorus, from Greek Isidoros, literally “gift of Isis,” from doron “gift” (see date (n.1)). St. Isidore, archbishop of Seville (600-636) wrote important historical, etymological, and ecclesiastical works and in 2001 was named patron saint of computers, computer […]
- Isidore of Seville
noun 1. Saint (Isidorus Hispalensis) a.d. c570–636, Spanish archbishop, historian, and encyclopedist. /ˈɪzɪdɔː/ noun 1. Saint, Latin name Isidorus Hispalensis. ?560–636 ad, Spanish archbishop and scholar, noted for his Etymologies, an encyclopedia. Feast day: April 4