Definition of Parura
1. parure [n -S] - See also: parure
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Parura
Literary usage of Parura
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Dictionary of Christian Antiquities by William Smith, Samuel Cheetham (1893)
"4. *C^*4W*yJ cut) so as to appear as a kind of collar above the alb (see Fig. 3). An example is given of late date, to show the shape of the parura, as, ..."
2. Proceedings of the American Philosophical Society Held at Philadelphia for by American Philosophical Society (1900)
"parura Kirby, 1896. Type : P. cipris Fab. nee Cramer. ... parura cipris. Differs from the types included under ..."
3. An Elementary Latin Dictionary by Charlton Thomas Lewis, Hugh Macmaster Kingery (1918)
"... S.: parum Claris lucera dare, H.: nemo parum diu vixit, qui, etc. : mature, L. : est dictum non parura saepe, often enough: non parum Iti* ..."