1) a reed
2) a staff made of a reed, a reed staff
3) a measuring reed or rod
4) a writer's reed, a pen
Part of Speech: noun masculine
Of uncertain affinity; a reed (the plant or its stem, or that of a similar plant); by implication a pen: - pen, reed.
|a reed (plant)||3.19|
|b reed (stalk)||3.55|
|d measuring rod||6.213|
These two sites give similar information, with the definition from several dictionaries and statistics on the use of the word.
Perseus Digital Library
University of Chicago's Logion lexicon
Thayer's dictionary plus other information.
From this site's dictionary (in Italian)
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