Definition of Empales
1. empale [v] - See also: empale
Lexicographical Neighbors of Empales
Literary usage of Empales
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Church dictionary by Walter Farquhar Hook (1859)
"A bishop empales his family coat with the arms of his see, to denote his ... When a bishop is married, he empales the arms of his wife with his own family ..."
2. Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine (1835)
"No sorrow now hangs clouding on their brow-, No bloodless malady empales their face, No age drops on their hairs bis silver snow» ..."
3. The Christian Examiner (1835)
"No bloodless malady empales their face, No age drops on their hairs his silver snow, No nakedness their bodies doth cmbase, No poverty themselves and theirs ..."