an archaeological site in the jungles of northern Guatemala, where a 1500-year-old painted Mayan tomb was discovered intact in 1984.
(in Spanish-speaking and Portuguese-speaking countries) a glazed and painted tile used as a wainscot or facing. Historical Examples The azulejo had been lost, but was brought in quite spent, by Barckhausen. Through the Heart of Patagonia H. Hesketh Prichard Niculoso introduced this kind of azulejo painting into Seville. The Story of Seville Walter M. Gallichan […]
- Azur and azzur
azur and azzur helper. (1.) The father of Hananiah, a false prophet (Jer. 28:1). (2.) The father of Jaazaniah (Ezek. 11:1). (3.) One of those who sealed the covenant with Jehovah on the return from Babylon (Neh. 10:17).
of or having a light, purplish shade of blue, like that of a clear and unclouded sky. Heraldry. of the tincture or color blue. the blue of a clear or unclouded sky. a light, purplish blue. Heraldry. the tincture or color blue. the clear, cloudless sky. Contemporary Examples Per Pale means that the Shield is […]
azuresin azuresin az·u·res·in (āzh’ə-rěz’ĭn) n. A complex of an azure dye and a carbacrylic resin that is used to detect gastric achlorhydria without intubation.