An ancient country of west-central Asia Minor on the Aegean Sea in present-day northwest Turkey. Noted for its wealth and the magnificence of its capital, Sardis, it may have been the earliest kingdom to use minted coins (seventh century bc ).
(person, proper) A feminine name.
(place) Ancient kingdom in W Asia Minor: fl. 7th-6th cent. b.c.; conquered by Persians and absorbed into Persian Empire (6th cent. b.c.)
Lydia Sentence Examples
I see you've met Lydia.
What's the story on sweet Lydia?
Lydia Larkin continued to stare, then shrugged and began filling her glass.
Lydia lived in a newly constructed condo on Oak Street as it drifted out of the main body of town and became the back road to neighboring Ridgway, ten miles away.
Close on his heels was Lydia Larkin, tucking in her blouse and adjusting her skirt.