Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Plural of cingulum.

Etymologies

Sorry, no etymologies found.

Examples

  • For reverence is that? wherewith princes are girt from God; who threateneth the dissolving thereof; Solvam cingula regum.

    The Essays

  • E� vehunt argenti veteris fragmenta, line醩que vestes prop� detritas, omn韘que generis minutiores merces, ad vsum, cult鷐que corporis hominum vtriusque sexus, veluti lintea et byssea cingula, periscelides, crumenas, cultros, et id genus sexcenta.

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation

  • Et aperti sunt oculi amborumipsorum, et cognoverunt quod nudi essent: et consuerunt folia ficus, feceruntque sibi cingula.

    Commentary on Genesis - Volume 1

  • For reverence is that wherewith princes are girt from God; who threateneth the dissolving thereof; Solvam cingula regum [I will unbind the girdles of kings].

    XV. Of Seditions and Troubles

  • Eò vehunt argenti veteris fragmenta, lineásque vestes propè detritas, omnísque generis minutiores merces, ad vsum, cultúmque corporis hominum vtriusque sexus, veluti lintea et byssea cingula, periscelides, crumenas, cultros, et id genus sexcenta.

    The Principal Navigations, Voyages, Traffiques and Discoveries of the English Nation — Volume 04

  • For reverence is that? wherewith princes are girt from God; who threateneth the dissolving thereof; Solvam cingula regum.

    Recently Uploaded Slideshows

  • Aurea fubnedens exfertse cingula nuunmsy Bellatrix; audetque viris concurrere virgo.

    P. Virgilii Maronis Opera

  • Filiis quoque Aa - ronis facies tunicas et cingula et tiaras fplendidas et. ornatas.

    Pentateuchus ex recensione textus hebraei et versionum antiquarum latine versus notisque philologicis [microform]

  • Endymioneos solita affectare sopores cum face et astrigero diademate Luna bicornis. centum aliae ueterum recolentes uulnera amorum dulcibus et maestis refouent tormenta querellis. quas inter medias furuae caliginis umbram45 dispulit inconsultus Amor stridentibus alis. agnouere omnes puerum memorique recursu communem sensere reum, quamquam umida circum nubila et auratis fulgentia cingula bullis et pharetram et rutilae fuscarent lampados ignem: 50 agnoscunt tamen et uanum uibrare uigorem occipiunt hostemque unum loca non sua nactum, cum pigros ageret densa sub nocte uolatus, facta nube premunt. trepidantem et cassa parantem suffugia in coetum mediae traxere cateruae.

    The Martyrdom of Cupid

  • It was in the thirteenth century, in the opinion of some, that the girdle of chastity (_cingula castitatis_) first begins to appear, but the chief authority, Caufeynon (_La Ceinture de Chasteté_, 1904) believes it only dates from the Renaissance (Schultz, _Das

    Studies in the Psychology of Sex, Volume 6 Sex in Relation to Society

Comments

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

  • Javanbakht A.

    Sensory gating deficits, pattern completion, and disturbed fronto-limbic balance, a model for description of hallucinations and delusions in schizophrenia.

    Med Hypotheses. 2006;67(5):1173-84.

    May 30, 2007