Help Wordnik hunt for a million missing words by backing our Kickstarter!


from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • A name for erotic verses or amorous writings of any kind; anacreontics; sapphics: as, the basia of Bonnefons and Secundus.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. the second largest city in Iraq; an oil port in southern Iraq


Sorry, no etymologies found.



Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.