cymar
Simar Si*mar", n. [F. simarre. See {Chimere}.] A woman's long dress or robe; also light covering; a scarf. [Written also {cimar}, {cymar}, {samare}, {simare}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Cymar — Cy*mar (s? m?r ), n. [F. simarre. See {Chimere}.] A slight covering; a scarf. See {Simar}. [1913 Webster] Her body shaded with a light cymar. Dryden. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cymar — /si mahr /, n. simar (def. 1). * * * …   Universalium

  • cymar — noun A scarf …   Wiktionary

  • cymar — variant of simar …   Useful english dictionary

  • si|mar — «sih MAHR», noun. a loose, light robe with a train formerly worn by women. Also, cymar. ╂[< French simarre < Italian zimarra, variant of cimarra. See etym. of doublets chimere (Cf. ↑chimere), cymar. (Cf. ↑cymar)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • symar — variant of simar * * * symar same as ↑cymar * * * symar var. cymar, simar …   Useful english dictionary

  • chi|mere — «chih MIHR, shih », noun. a loose outer robe, especially that worn by an Anglican bishop, to which the lawn sleeves are usually attached: »Since [the church s] founding 105 years ago, seven of its rectors and two assistant rectors have gone on to …   Useful english dictionary

  • cimar — Simar Si*mar , n. [F. simarre. See {Chimere}.] A woman s long dress or robe; also light covering; a scarf. [Written also {cimar}, {cymar}, {samare}, {simare}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • samare — Simar Si*mar , n. [F. simarre. See {Chimere}.] A woman s long dress or robe; also light covering; a scarf. [Written also {cimar}, {cymar}, {samare}, {simare}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Simar — Si*mar , n. [F. simarre. See {Chimere}.] A woman s long dress or robe; also light covering; a scarf. [Written also {cimar}, {cymar}, {samare}, {simare}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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