What does the word lamp mean?

Usage examples for lamp

  1. Regina quietly shut the door behind her and came forward into the room, carrying her candle- stick, which she set down upon the table near the lamp. – Whosoever Shall Offend by F. Marion Crawford
  2. I rather like the light of this lamp. – The Clue of the Twisted Candle by Edgar Wallace
  3. Barty stood leaning against a lamp- post, and looked on too. – The Martian by George Du Maurier