Latin definition for: onyx, onychis


  • declension: 3rd declension
  • gender: common


  1. (prob. stalagmite limestone)
  2. (unguent) box/jar of this
  3. good yellowish marble
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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