Definition of Lapidarian

1. Adjective. Inscribed on stone. "A lapidarian record"

Similar to: Carved, Carven



Definition of Lapidarian

1. a. Of or pertaining to stone; inscribed on stone; as, a lapidarian record.

Definition of Lapidarian

1. Adjective. Lapidary. ¹

2. Noun. A lapidary. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Lapidarian

1. [adj]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lapidarian

lapdance
lapdances
lapdog
lapdogs
lapel
lapeled
lapelled
lapelless
lapels
lapful
lapfuls
laphamite
lapheld
lapicide
lapicides
lapidarian (current term)
lapidaries
lapidarious
lapidarist
lapidary
lapidate
lapidated
lapidates
lapidating
lapidation
lapidations
lapidator
lapideous
lapides
lapidescence

Literary usage of Lapidarian

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1. Contributions to North American Ethnology edited by John Wesley Powell (1882)
"OBSERVATIONS ON CUP-SHAPED AND OTHER lapidarian SCULPTURES IN THE OLD WORLD AND IN AMERICA. BY CHARLES KAU. INTRODUCTION. The attention of European ..."

2. Gems and Precious Stones of North America: A Popular Description of Their by George Frederick Kunz (1890)
"Aboriginal lapidarian Work in North America. THIS chapter may seem out of place in a treatise on precious and ornamental stones, yet the chipping of an ..."

3. Putnam's Word Book: A Practical Aid in Expressing Ideas Through the Use of by Louis Andrew Flemming (1919)
"... lapidarian, cameo, intaglio, facet, naif, anaglyph, briquet, collet, platinum, bizet, caret, anaglyphic, ..."

4. The Church in the Catacombs: A Description of the Primitive Church of Rome by Charles Maitland (1846)
"Yet it may not be amiss to premise generally, that in the inscriptions contained in the lapidarian Gallery, selected and arranged under ..."

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