callaïs

noun
cal·​la·​ïs | \ ˈkalāə̇s \
plural callaïdes\ kəˈlāəˌdēz \

Definition of callaïs

: an ancient green stone, probably turquoise

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History and Etymology for callaïs

Latin, from Greek kalaïs, kallaïs

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“Callaïs.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/calla%C3%AFs. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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