Definition of onychite in English:

onychite

noun

rare
  • Onyx marble.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in William Davenant (1606–1668), poet, playwright, and theatre manager. From post-classical Latin onychites or its etymon Hellenistic Greek ὀνυχίτης onychites.

Pronunciation

onychite

/ˈɒnɪkʌɪt/