Latin definition for: Tyrus, Tyri


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. (city on the Phoenician coast)
  2. (famous for crimson dye Tyrian purple)
  3. Tyre
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: Near East
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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