Swaddling band
Swaddling Swad"dling, a. & n. from {Swaddle}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Swaddling band}, {Swaddling cloth}, or {Swaddling clout}, a band or cloth wrapped round an infant, especially round a newborn infant. [1913 Webster]

Ye shall find the babe wrapped in swaddling clothes, lying in a manger. --Luke ii. 12. [1913 Webster]


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  • swaddling band — noun Etymology: Middle English swadeling band : swaddling clothes usually used in plural the swaddling bands by which in darker times the human body was compressed W.E.Channing stifled and strangled in the swaddling bands of mediocrity Nineteenth …   Useful english dictionary

  • swaddling-band — swaddˈling band or swaddˈling clothes noun (Bible) A strip or strips of cloth for swaddling an infant • • • Main Entry: ↑swaddle …   Useful english dictionary

  • Swaddling — Swad dling, a. & n. from {Swaddle}, v. [1913 Webster] {Swaddling band}, {Swaddling cloth}, or {Swaddling clout}, a band or cloth wrapped round an infant, especially round a newborn infant. [1913 Webster] Ye shall find the babe wrapped in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swaddling cloth — Swaddling Swad dling, a. & n. from {Swaddle}, v. [1913 Webster] {Swaddling band}, {Swaddling cloth}, or {Swaddling clout}, a band or cloth wrapped round an infant, especially round a newborn infant. [1913 Webster] Ye shall find the babe wrapped… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swaddling clout — Swaddling Swad dling, a. & n. from {Swaddle}, v. [1913 Webster] {Swaddling band}, {Swaddling cloth}, or {Swaddling clout}, a band or cloth wrapped round an infant, especially round a newborn infant. [1913 Webster] Ye shall find the babe wrapped… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Swaddling — Origin and history Mothers have swaddled their babies throughout history. Archaeological records suggest that swaddling first developed around 4000 B.C. in Central Asia with use of the back pack cradle board by migrating peoples. As… …   Wikipedia

  • Swaddling Songs — Infobox Album Name = Swaddling Songs Type = studio Artist = Mellow Candle Released = start date|1972|4 Recorded = start date|1971|12 Genre = folk rock, progressive folk Length = 42:57 Label = Deram Records Producer = David Hitchcock Reviews =… …   Wikipedia

  • swaddling-clothes — swaddˈling band or swaddˈling clothes noun (Bible) A strip or strips of cloth for swaddling an infant • • • Main Entry: ↑swaddle …   Useful english dictionary

  • sweath-band — /swēthˈband/ (Spenser) noun A swaddling band ORIGIN: ↑swathe1 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Flibbertigibbet (Band) — Mellow Candle war eine irische Folkrockband. Im Jahr 1972 erschien auf dem Deram Label – einem Unterlabel von Decca – ihr einziges Album mit dem Titel Swaddling Songs (Deram SDL 7). Das Cover der LP stammte von David W. Anstey. Die Musik geht von …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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