Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A loose outer garment worn over armour.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • A Network admin has access to anything on that network, which is why you should have a different password for each account you make and why you should change your password on a regular basis. (even network admins transfer jobs) For those who have trouble remembering passwords there are handheld personal password managers (one called the mandylion) out there that store that info for you.

    Top 10 most common passwords | Sync Blog

  • Artistical works of this relic - called either the "Image of Edessa" or the "mandylion" - generally have it portrayed as the face of Christ upon a towel or kerchief.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Artistic works of this relic - called either the "Image of Edessa" or the "mandylion" - generally have it portrayed as the face of Christ upon a towel or kerchief.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Artistical works of this relic - called either the "Image of Edessa" or the "[[mandylion]]" - generally have it portrayed as the face of Christ upon a towel or kerchief.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • The mandylion stayed in Edessa as a means of protection for the city from harm until forcibly taken to [[Constantinople]] in 944, where it was received with great fanfare by Emperor Romanus I.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Workmen repairing one of the city's gates discovered a niche with the cloth inside; the mandylion was declared to be

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • The mandylion stayed in Edessa as a means of protection for the city from harm until forcibly taken to

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • Workmen repairing one of the city's gates discovered a niche with the cloth inside; the mandylion was declared to be '' Acheiropoietos '' (Greek: Αχειροποίητος),

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

  • The mandylion would surface again around 525 when Edessa was flooded by the Daisan River.

    Conservapedia - Recent changes [en]

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • The Image of Edessa, a piece of cloth with the face of Christ miraculously imprinted on it--making Nightwish's 'Mandylion without a face' (lyrics, 'End of All Hope') a plain piece of cloth.

    November 21, 2007