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Thule

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noun Thu·le \ˈthü-lē, ˈthyü-\

Definition of Thule

  1. :  the northernmost part of the habitable ancient world

Origin and Etymology of thule

Middle English Tyle, from Old English, from Latin Thule, Thyle, from Greek Thoulē, Thylē


First Known Use: before 12th century


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Thule

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adjective Thu·le \ˈtü-lē\

Definition of Thule

  1. :  of, relating to, or being the culture existing in the arctic lands from Alaska to Greenland from about a.d. 500 to a.d. 1400

Origin and Etymology of thule

Thule, Greenland


First Known Use: 1925


Thule

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geographical name Thu·le \ˈtü-lē\

Definition of Thule

  1. settlement NW Greenland

Variants of thule

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