a heavy fabric of silk or mixed fibers, much used in the Middle Ages.
Luis Vaz de [loo-eesh vahzh duh] /luˈiʃ vɑʒ də/ (Show IPA), 1524?–80, Portuguese poet. Historical Examples Lippincott’s Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 26, October, 1880 Various The Memoires of Casanova, Complete Jacques Casanova de Seingalt Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 17, Slice 5 Various The Life of Sir Richard Burton Thomas Wright It […]
noun (Irish) a form of hurling played by women
chamomile. a composite plant, Chamaemelium nobile (or Anthemis nobilis), native to the Old World, having strongly scented foliage and white ray flowers with yellow centers used medicinally and as a tea. any of several allied plants of the genera Matricaria and Tripleurospermum. Historical Examples The Nameless Castle Maurus Jkai The Manxman Hall Caine The Lands […]
camon Historical Examples The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 3 (of 6) Hippolyte A. Taine The Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus