a hooded cloak of coarse wool, a common article of apparel in the later Roman Empire.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 7, Slice 4 Various
a short hair of the beard or body; a bristle. anger; rage. Historical Examples The Proverbs of Scotland Alexander Hislop Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume V (of 10) John Gibson Lockhart The Shoes of Fortune Neil Munro Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume V (of 10) John Gibson […]
an act or instance of being born: the day of his birth. the act or process of bearing or bringing forth offspring; childbirth; parturition: a difficult birth. lineage; extraction; descent: of Grecian birth. high or noble lineage: to be foolishly vain about one’s birth. natural heritage: a musician by birth. any coming into existence; origin; […]
an American film (1915), directed by D. W. Griffith.
the passage through which the young of mammals pass during birth, formed by the cervix, vagina, and vulva.