Definition of the noun morion
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noun - plural: morions
- a metal helmet worn by common soldiers in the 16th century
Alternative definition of the noun morion
- A kind of open helmet used in the 16th and 17th centuries, having no visor or bever, and somewhat resembling a hat.
- A brown or black variety of quartz
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Morion is an owned animal, pedigreed animal.
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in three parts. ... With notes by George Paxton
The male mandrake is called Morion, or folly, because it suspends the senses. It produces berries twice as large as those of the female, of a good scent, and of a colour approaching towards saffron. Its leaves arc large, white, broad, and ...
by Reuben Percy
The Morion. The Morion is a kind of open helmet, without visor or bever, somewhat resembling a hat ; it was commonly worn by the harque- bussiers and musqueteers.
Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch
Mandragora morion nom.
by William Cobbett
Warwick Morion-oo the -Hill, Norfolk Morton, Lincoln Morion, Lincoln Morton, Lincoln Morton, York Morton, York York Morton, York Merva, Pembroke Mervah, Cornwall Morval, Cornwall Morrii,r Morrill, Salop Morwick, York Mosborough, Derby ...
by Albert Huntington Chester
MORION. A popular name (used by lapidaries) from Pliny's mor- morion, 77, ...
A Cyclopaedia of Costume Or Dictionary of Dress, Including Notices of Contemporaneous Fashions on the Continent: The dictionary (1876)
by James Robinson Planché
MORI AN, MORION, MURRION. A head-piece of the sixteenth century, introduced by the Spaniards, who had copied it from the Moors, to the rest of Europe about 1550. It is mentioned in the statute of the 4th and 5th of Philip and Mary, ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
MORION, n. s. Fr. morion ; Ital. moiumc.
The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1914)
by William Dwight Whitney, Benjamin Eli Smith
A form of helmet of iron, steel, or brass, somewhat like a hat in shape, often with a crest or comb over the top, 3860 Morion of Spanish make, with comb; i6th century . and without beaver or vizor, introduced into England from Franco or Spain ...
Encyclopaedia perthensis, or, Universal dictionary of the arts, sciences, literature, etc. : intended to supersede the use of other books of reference (1816)
often written morion. See and head ; the upper part of the body is yellow- Morion. Juniut derives it from murut, a vail.] A ifh, with a dark line along the back; the belly helmet ; a casque ; armour for the head. — and the legs are white ; the ...
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- Ornate morion
This is the morion which goes along with the ornate half-armour depicted before.
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- Morion (helmet)
Steel, blackened, etched, gilded, 1580/90
Morions like this were equipment of the personal guard-Trabantenleibgarde-of the Prince Electors of Saxony at Dresden. Black and gold were the livery colors of the Electors, taken from the arms of Saxony.
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Morion Higaonna, Sanchin Explanation and Training
In his younger years, Sensei Morion Higaonna, explains Sanchin and training applications for the standardized Gojuryu Kata. A presentation from the 'All Goju...
Scrabble value of M3O1R1I1O1N1
The value of this 6-letter word is 8 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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