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Definition of the noun Aureola
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noun - plural: aureolas / aureolae (rare form)
- Radiance of luminous cloud that sorrounds the figure in a painting of a sacred personage.
Aureola: An aureola or aureole is the radiance of luminous cloud which, in paintings of sacred personages, surrounds the whole figure. In the earliest periods of Christian art it was confined to the figures of the persons of the Christian Godhead, but it was afterwards extended to the Virgin Mary and to several of the saints.
Phrases with Aureola
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- Usnea Aureola
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- Bangia Aureola
- Eilema Aureola
- Hoplia Aureola
- Morpho Aureola
- Pyrene Aureola
- Tipula Aureola
- Acontia Aureola
- Barbula Aureola
- Cassida aureola
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The Gentleman's Magazine (1850)
* THE AUREOLA is an emanation of glory from the body, as the nimbus is from the head. It is usually of an oval form, and mostly of that ...
The Florence King Reader (1996)
by Florence King
Areola is the pink area around the nipple; aureola is a synonym for halo. Kindly learn the difference. 12. Get right into the action on page one. Leisurely descriptions of scenery and setting are always fatal. Our readers don't care where anybody ...
* The Aureola is an emanation of glory from the body, as the nimbus is from the head. It is usually of an oval form, and mostly of that ...
As stated above, the aureola is the nimbus of the whole body, as the nimbus is the aurcola of the head; the word is derived from the Latin aura, a gentle wind, Zephyr, exhalation. The aureola and the nimbus are of a similar nature-—“ a solid ...
A dictionary of terms in art (1870)
by Frederick William Fairholt
As stated above, the aureola is the nimbus of the whole body, as the nimbus is the aureola of the head; the word is derived from the Latin aura, a gentle wind, zephyr, exhalation. The aureola and the nimbus are of a similar nature — " a solid ...
by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
Aureola. Glory. Halo. Nimbus, nlm'.bus, a band of light painted by Christian artists round the top of the head, or a series of rays round the head and face of consecrated persons. Aureola, aif.rtM.lah (not au.ree'.o.lah, nor yet au.rl.ff.lah), a mantle ...
A Library of Universal Knowledge and an Unabridged Dictionary of the English Language ...
AUREOLA, n. aw-ré'o-la [from L.L. adj. aureolus, dimof L. aureus, golden]: in Christian art, a gold-colored or gilded background, representing an emanation of rays of glory, given to figures or symbols of the three persons of the divine trinity, ...
Common Names, Scientific Names, Eponyms, Synonyms, and Etymology (5 Volume Set) by Umberto Quattrocchi
aureola (Lunell) J.W. Moore; Antennaria aprica var. minuscula (B. Boivin) B. Boivin; Antennaria aureola ( Lunell) Chmiel.; Antennaria aureola Lunell; Antennaria dioica var. parvifolia (Nutt .) Torr ...
by Bo Beolens, Michael Watkins, Michael Grayson
Emberiza aureola suschkini Stanchinsky,1929 NCR [JS Emberiza aureola aureola] Pallas's Reed Buntingssp. Emberiza pallasi suschkiniana Grote,1931 NCR [JS Emberiza pallasipallasi] Asian Rosy Finch ssp. Leucosticte arctoa sushkini ...
The gardeners dictionary (1835)
by Philip Miller
Arctotis aureola (narrow rough- leaved Arctotis). Bot. reg. t. 32. Outer scales of involucre reflexed, cuneate, oblong, with a broad, short point, somewhat cobwebbed. — This species become shrubby as well as Aspera ( which ...
Medical Lexicon. A New Dictionary of Medical Science, containing a concise account of the various subjects and terms, ... and formulae for ... preparations etc. Third edition (1865)
AUREOLA, Arsola. 118 AURI (gen. of aurum) CHLORETUM CUM CHLURETO NATRII. see.
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Scrabble value of A1U1R1E1O1L1A1
The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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