What does the word lexicon mean?

Usage examples for lexicon

  1. Casaubon is of opinion that gloves were worn by the Chaldeans, from the word here mentioned being explained in the Talmud Lexicon, the clothing of the hand. – Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3) by Isaac D'Israeli
  2. Mr. Ludovici's lexicon did not know the word. – Poor, Dear Margaret Kirby and Other Stories by Kathleen Norris
  3. I didn't want longer holidays, but it is much nicer reading and doing exercises up at the Vicarage than with old Buzfuz's lexicon over there. – Will of the Mill by George Manville Fenn