Definition of Origane
1. origan [n -S] - See also: origan
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Origane
Literary usage of Origane
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Works of Edmund Spenser by Edmund Spenser, John Payne Collier (1862)
"Bathing her felfe in origane and thym(.~\ For this " filthy foule old woman," in the more minute ..."
2. Palladius On husbondrie: From the unique ms. of about 1420 A.D. in by Rutilius Taurus Aemilianus Palladius, Barton Lodge, Sidney John Hervon Herrtage (1879)
"... yit yf thou wol make hem flee Kest origane ... cast origane and brimstone upon their holes, or burnt cockle> shells; brimstone and galbanum destroys ..."
3. Faery Queene: Book I by Edmund Spenser, Anthony Lawson Mayhew (1901)
"It was a popular belief that witches must undergo this yearly cleansing. See Gloss. Prime. 7. origane and ... origane, Lat. origanum ..."