[loo-shuh n] /ˈlu ʃən/
a.d. 117–c180, Greek rhetorician and satirist.
(“Lucian of Antioch”; “Lucian the Martyr”) a.d. c240–312, theologian and Biblical critic, born at Samosata, in Syria.
a male given name.
2nd century ad, Greek writer, noted esp for his satirical Dialogues of the Gods and Dialogues of the Dead
masc. proper name, from Latin Lucianus (cf. French Lucien), a derivative of Roman Lucius, from lux (genitive lucis) “light” (see light (n.)). The Hellenistic Greek writer (his name Latinized from Greek Loukianos) was noted as the type of a scoffing wit.
[loo-see-an] /ˌlu siˈæn/ noun 1. a female given name.
[loo-sid] /ˈlu sɪd/ adjective 1. easily understood; completely intelligible or comprehensible: a lucid explanation. 2. characterized by clear perception or understanding; rational or sane: a lucid moment in his madness. 3. shining or bright. 4. clear; pellucid; transparent. /ˈluːsɪd/ adjective 1. readily understood; clear 2. shining or glowing 3. (psychiatry) of or relating to a […]
[loo-si-duh] /ˈlu sɪ də/ noun, plural lucidae [loo-si-dee] /ˈlu sɪˌdi/ (Show IPA). Astronomy. 1. the brightest star in a constellation.
- Lucid dreaming
noun lucid dream Examples The most basic definition of lucid dreaming is “being aware you are dreaming while dreaming.”