a loose-fitting skirtlike garment formed by wrapping a strip of cloth around the lower part of the body, worn by both men and women in the Malay Archipelago and certain islands of the Pacific Ocean.
a cloth for such garments.
a draped skirtlike garment worn by men and women in the Malay Archipelago, Sri Lanka, the Pacific islands, etc
a fashionable Western adaptation of this garment
[suh-ron-ik] /səˈrɒn ɪk/ noun 1. an inlet of the Aegean, on the SE coast of Greece, between Attica and the Peloponnesus. 50 miles (80 km) long; 30 miles (48 km) wide. Saronic Gulf /səˈrɒnɪk/ noun 1. an inlet of the Aegean on the SE coast of Greece. Length: about 80 km (50 miles). Width: about […]
- Saron sharon
a plain, a level tract extending from the Mediterranean to the hill country to the west of Jerusalem, about 30 miles long and from 8 to 15 miles broad, celebrated for its beauty and fertility (1 Chr. 27:29; Isa. 33:9; 35:2; 65:10). The “rose of Sharon” is celebrated (Cant. 2:1). It is called Lasharon (the […]
noun, Astronomy. 1. the period of 223 synodic months, equaling 6585.32 days or 18 years, 11.32 days (or 10.32 days if 5 leap years occur in the interval), after which eclipses repeat but are shifted 120° west. noun 1. Gulf of, an inlet of the Aegean, N of the Gallipoli Peninsula. 37 miles (60 km) […]
noun 1. a tightly woven Oriental rug with soft colors and, usually, a center design.