an island in Indonesia, in the Moluccas, separated from New Guinea by the Ceram Sea: mountainous and densely forested. Area: 17 150 sq km (6622 sq miles) Also called Serang (səˈræŋ)
noun 1. Ceram.
noun 1. a blanketlike shawl or wrap, often of brightly colored wool, as worn in Latin America. noun 1. a blanket-like shawl often of brightly-coloured wool worn by men in Latin America 2. a large shawl worn around the shoulders by women as a fashion garment
noun, plural Serapeums, Serapea [ser-uh-pee-uh] /ˌsɛr əˈpi ə/ (Show IPA) 1. a place, as a burial site, building, or group of buildings, dedicated to Serapis.
noun, plural seraphs, seraphim [ser-uh-fim] /ˈsɛr ə fɪm/ (Show IPA) 1. one of the celestial beings hovering above God’s throne in Isaiah’s vision. Isa. 6. 2. a member of the highest order of angels, often represented as a child’s head with wings above, below, and on each side. noun (pl) -aphs, -aphim (-əfɪm) 1. (theol) […]