thyine

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ancient Greek

Noun[edit]

thyine (uncountable)

  1. The fragrant wood of a North African tree (Callitris quadrivalvis, formerly Thuja articulata) of the cedar family.
    • Bible, Revelations xviii. 12
      The merchandise of gold, and silver, and precious stones, and of pearls, and fine linen, and purple, and silk, and scarlet, and all thyine wood, and all manner vessels of ivory, and all manner vessels of most precious wood, and of brass, and iron, and marble []

Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

thȳine

  1. vocative masculine singular of thȳinus