Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A strong, finely woven Persian rug that has patterns of flowers, garlands, and trees.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

Alteration of Heris, a town of Iran.

Examples

  • Back in 1784, Francisco de Iturbe y Heriz, a native of Vizcaya, Spain, was sent to Pátzcuaro by his uncle, with orders to establish a "Casa de Arriera," a service providing mules.

    The Serene Magic Of Patzcuaro

  • It happened by a rare chance that some of my fellows were on the point of setting out for the mainland -- from Heriz pier yonder, not from the end of the island whence

    Gallantry Dizain des Fetes Galantes

  • Other wonderful rugs will also be sold, to include Heriz, Hamadan, silk Sumac Kazak and many more.

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  • We have a beautiful selection of todays decorative designs including: Persian silk and wool Tabriz, Heriz, Kashan, Isfahan, Sarouk,

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  • %100 Authentic Handmade Persian Tabriz/ Heriz Rug ( 9.7 X 7.5 ) - $900 Or Best Offer

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