diadem


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  • noun

Synonyms for diadem

Synonyms for diadem

an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty

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And standing upright within the chariot was a beautiful girl clothed in flowing robes of silver gauze and wearing a jeweled diadem upon her dainty head.
The stars, too, seemed to look at her intently, as if for the last time, and the cluster of their splendour sat like a diadem on a lowering brow.
For, instead of a long train with royal diadems, I saw in one family two fiddlers, three spruce courtiers, and an Italian prelate.
The white skins, the flowing yellow wigs which covered their bald pates, and the gorgeous diadems set in circlets of gold about their heads marked them as Holy Therns.
Sincerity is the luxury allowed, like diadems and authority, only to the highest rank; that being permitted to speak truth, as having none above it to court or conform unto.
There are few scarcer objects than Egyptian royal jewellery--on or off the market--and on 15 April, Christie's London's Antiquities sale presents a silver diadem of the 17th Dynasty (1580-1550 BC; Fig.
The Diadem installation, irradiating waste storage, alpha and dismantling of future waste storage facility of the Marcoule site.
Capped his juvenile campaign with a useful fourth behind Teofilo in the Dewhurst Developed into a useful sprinter at three, culminating with a victory in the Diadem Stakes, in which he beat the likes of Dark Missile and Assertive Bred on a similar line to leading sires Flying Spur and Pomeroy One of the last leading sons of Danzig retired to stud First yearlings made up to EUR100,000, which was paid by Shadwell for a half-brother to the Group 3-placed performer Deposer
I shall take a look at the Diadem but much will depend on whether there's cut in the ground or if they water.
Also I'm in a bit of a dilemma as to whether to put a visor on him as he improved for it last year when he won the Diadem, but his manner and attitude this year is totally different.
top it all was placed a final diadem, the first treasure found by the archaeologists as they brushed away the layers of dirt, probably from a cave-in, filling the originally hollow tomb.
There is nothing wrong with Patavellian whatsoever, it's just that we had him entered in the Diadem in case Avonbridge did not run.
There's a couple of options coming up for him with the Diadem next week and he might go there before running in the Abbaye," he added.