[lahyuh r-ist for 1; lir-ist for 2] /ˈlaɪər ɪst for 1; ˈlɪr ɪst for 2/
a person who plays the lyre or who sings and accompanies himself or herself on the lyre.
a lyric poet.
(ˈlaɪərɪst). a person who plays the lyre
(ˈlɪrɪst) another word for lyricist (sense 2)
[lees] /lis/ noun 1. a river in W Europe, in N France and W Belgium, flowing NE into the Scheldt River at Ghent. 120 miles (195 km) long. Biochemistry. 1. . 1. a combining form meaning “lysis,” “decomposition,” used in the formation of compound words: lysin. combining form 1. a variant of lyso- Lys abbr. […]
[lahy-san-der] /laɪˈsæn dər/ noun 1. died 395 b.c, Spartan naval commander and statesman. /laɪˈsændə/ noun 1. died 395 bc, Spartan naval commander of the Peloponnesian War masc. proper name, from Greek Lysandros, literally “releasing men,” from comb. form of lyein “to release” (see lose) + -andros “man” (see anthropo-).
[li-san-druh, lahy-] /lɪˈsæn drə, laɪ-/ noun 1. a female given name.
tetrarch of Abilene (Luke 3:1), on the eastern slope of Anti-Lebanon, near the city of Damascus.