Definition of Barbe
1. a medieval cloth headdress [n -S]
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Literary usage of Barbe
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1. Reports of Cases Argued and Determined in the High Court of Chancery, in the by Francis Vesey, Great Britain Court of Chancery, John Scott Eldon, John Beames, Edward Duncan Ingraham (1822)
"barbe, by his will, dated the 2d Under • of July, 1797, disposed of his ... Mrsi, St. barbe having advanced portions to each of her daughters out of the ..."
2. The Reports of the Most Learned Sir Edmund Saunders, Knt: Of Several by Edmund Saunders, Great Britain Court of King's Bench, John Williams (1845)
"... FOXWIST John Pinsent in his life-time, and the said William Foxwist, and others v. John Saint barbe, Edward Saint barbe, William Pinsent, ..."
3. George Buchanan, Humanist and Reformer: A Biography by Peter Hume Brown (1890)
"barbe. As this was in 1529, the year of Buchanan's entrance into Ste. barbe, he must have been one of the regents disappointed by ..."
4. The Opera Goers' Complete Guide: Comprising Two Hundred and Sixty-eight by Leo Leop Melitz (1921)
"ARIANE ET barbe BLEUE (Ariana and Bluebeard) Fairy tale in three acts. ... The peasants are talking among themselves of the coming of Ariane, barbe ..."
5. Germany's Violations of the Laws of War 1914-15 by Ministère Des Affaires Étrangères, France, John Otway Percy Bland (1915)
"barbe well abends zuvor daraus geschossen wurde. Schauerlicher Anblick. ... The village of Sainte-barbe has been set on fire because, on the previous ..."
6. The Federal and State Constitutions: Colonial Charters, and Other Organic by Francis N. Thorpe, United States (1909)
"Done at Paris, the tenth of Floreal, eleventh year of the French Republic, (30th April, 1803.) ROBERT R. LIVINGSTON. JAMES MONROE. barbe MARBOIS. ..."
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