Lamp may refer to one of the following :

* An oil lamp, the original use of the term
* Lamp (fixture), a light fixture (luminaire) such as a table lamp or reading lamp
* Signal lamp, a device used for communication between ships
*Fuel burning illumination and signal lamps are described in the Lantern article.
*Safety lamp or Davy lamp, used in mining

* LAMP, an acronym with various meanings

Electric lamp

Lamp (electrical component) is a replaceable component that produces light.Such as:

*Arc lamp
*Fluorescent lamp
*Gas discharge lamp
*Incandescent light bulb, also known as an incandescent lamp

ee also

*Lampadarius, also for liturgical uses of lamps.
*Stage lighting instruments, a general term for a variety of light sources used for theater and television production.


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