Orchal
Orchal \Or"chal\, n. See {Archil}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Orchal — Orchal, s. Orseille …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • orchal — orchal(l, orchanet obs. ff. orchil, orcanet …   Useful english dictionary

  • orchal — Archil Ar chil (?; 277), n. [OF. orchel, orcheil, It. orcella, oricello, or OSp. orchillo. Cf. {Orchil}.] 1. A violet dye obtained from several species of lichen ({Roccella tinctoria}, etc.), which grow on maritime rocks in the Canary and Cape… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orchall — orchal(l, orchanet obs. ff. orchil, orcanet …   Useful english dictionary

  • archal — [ arʃal ] n. m. sing. • XIIe; lat. orichalcum, gr. oreikhalkos « laiton » ♦ Fil d archal, de laiton. ● archal nom masculin singulier (latin aurichalcum, du grec oreikhalkos, laiton) Vieux. Fil d archal, fil de laiton passé à la filière. ● archal… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Archil — Ar chil (?; 277), n. [OF. orchel, orcheil, It. orcella, oricello, or OSp. orchillo. Cf. {Orchil}.] 1. A violet dye obtained from several species of lichen ({Roccella tinctoria}, etc.), which grow on maritime rocks in the Canary and Cape Verd… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • orchil — Archil Ar chil (?; 277), n. [OF. orchel, orcheil, It. orcella, oricello, or OSp. orchillo. Cf. {Orchil}.] 1. A violet dye obtained from several species of lichen ({Roccella tinctoria}, etc.), which grow on maritime rocks in the Canary and Cape… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Roccella tinctoria — Archil Ar chil (?; 277), n. [OF. orchel, orcheil, It. orcella, oricello, or OSp. orchillo. Cf. {Orchil}.] 1. A violet dye obtained from several species of lichen ({Roccella tinctoria}, etc.), which grow on maritime rocks in the Canary and Cape… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • House of Hador — In J. R. R. Tolkien s legendarium, the House of Marach or House of Hador (pronounced|ˈmarax] , [ˈhadɔr) were the family of Men that ruled the over the last of the Three Houses of the Edain in the First Age. They were the descendants of Marach,… …   Wikipedia

  • Orseille — (franz., spr. ßéllje, Orchil, Archil), roter Farbstoff, der aus verschiedenen, den Gattungen Reccella und Ochrolechnia angehörigen Flechten gewonnen wird. Die Roccella Arten (Krautorseille, Orchal) wachsen an felsigen Küsten des Mittelmeers, des… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

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