(lĭs`trə), ancient city of Lycaonia, S Asia Minor, in present Turkey. The Acts of the Apostles reports that it was visited by Paul and Barnabas. An ancient altar found there mentioned the city and helped to identify the site.
GREEN J WITH ENVY Paddy Lynch, from Co Meath, with English model Lystra Adams HEAD ZTURNERS Kerry girl Bernadette O'Sullivan, centre, who won best accessory prize for her hat STYLE ZMarietta Doran from Carlow HAT J A GIRL Ladies Day YOU BET Z RTE's Grainne Seoige and pal Margaret Connolly enjoy the craic yesterday
Shifting from more celebratory explorations of love and marriage offered by scholars like Ellen Rothman and Karen Lystra, Cott insists that marriage matters at least as much for community standing as for self-understanding.
This year's jockeys include Jenny Prest, from sponsors William Hill, top National Hunt jockey Sam Twiston Davies, model Lystra Adams and three-day event rider Chelsea Pearce, as well as the likes of trainer Graeme McPherson.