thym·​e·​le | \ˈthimə(ˌ)lē\
plural -s

Definition of thymele 

: an ancient Greek altar especially : a small altar of Dionysus standing in the middle of the orchestra of a theater

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Other Words from thymele

thymelic \(ˈ)thī¦melik, thə̇ˈm-​ \ or thymelical \-​lə̇kəl \ adjective

History and Etymology for thymele

Late Latin thymele, thymela, from Greek thymelē, from thyein to make a burnt offering

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the figure or shape of a crescent moon

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