ligure

noun lig·ure \ ˈli-ˌgyu̇r , -gyər \

Definition of ligure

:a traditional precious stone that is prob. the jacinth

Origin and Etymology of ligure

Middle English lygire, from Late Latin ligurius, from Greek ligyrion


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