Definition of Parpane
1. parpen [n -S] - See also: parpen
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Literary usage of Parpane
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language: To which is Prefixed, a by John Jamieson (1880)
"... and casteth a balk and a milt betwixt the sight of God & vs ; anil therefore the Prophet calleth it a parpane, whereby we are deprived of the sight of ..."
2. A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: Supplement by John Jamieson (1825)
"parpane, PERPEN, s. A wall in general, or a partition.] Add; 2. The parapet of a bridge is called a parpane, ..."
3. The Dialect of Craven: In the West-Riding of the County of York by William Carr (1828)
"... The Scotch parpane is an evident corruption of the English word. The parapet of a bridge is called in Scotland, parpane, which, in general, ..."
4. The Archaeological Journal by British Archaeological Association (1846)
"Its precise mean- of a bridge, is called a parpane. See Jamie- ing does not seem to be known; but it is son, supp. in v. explained by Scott to be " the ..."