Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Embroidered with gold; provided with an auriphrygia. Also aurifrisiate.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective rare Embroidered or decorated with gold.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Embroidered or decorated with gold.

Etymologies

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From Late Latin auriphrigiatus; Latin aurum ("gold") + Late Latin phrygiare "to adorn with Phrygian needlework", or "with embroidery"; perhaps corrupted from some other word.

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