aegyptilla, ae, f. (Aegyptus), ein einst in Ägypten häufig gefundener Edelstein, wahrsch. eine Art Onyx, Plin. 37, 148. 1806–1895.

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  • AEGYPTILLA — gemma Aegyptia quaedam, Ugutio …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • aegyptilla — ae·gyp·til·la …   English syllables

  • aegyptilla — ˌējə̇pˈtilə noun ( s) Etymology: Latin, a gem formerly found in Egyptian, from Aegyptus Egyptian + Latin illa, diminutive suffix : a gem produced from a 2 layered agate usually cut so that one color is encircled by the other …   Useful english dictionary

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