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Subject: 'Tis Latin for "lyre" (m)
Author: Miranda   (Authenticated as Randee15)
Date: March 12, 2005 at 12:34:15 PM
Reply to: Does Lyra have a meaning by Siri
A lyre being a musical instrument. And here's what the handy-dandy dictionary has to say about "lyre"'s etymology:

Middle English lire, from Old French, from Latin lyra, from Greek lura.


Miranda
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