lyre Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “lyre” in the English Dictionary

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lyrenoun [C]

uk   /laɪər/  us   /laɪr/
an ​ancientmusicalinstrument consisting of a U-shaped ​frame with ​stringsattached to it
(Definition of lyre from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “lyre”
in Chinese (Simplified) 里拉琴(琴身为 U 形的古弦乐器)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 里拉琴(琴身爲 U 形的古絃樂器)…
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