smaragdine
adjective see smaragd

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Smaragdine — Sma*rag dine, a. [L. smaragdinus, Gr. ????.] Of or pertaining to emerald; resembling emerald; of an emerald green. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • smaragdine — ● smaragdin, smaragdine adjectif (latin smaragdus, du grec smaragdos, émeraude) Littéraire. Vert émeraude …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • smaragdinė — smarãgdinis, smarãgdinė bdv. Smarãgdinis vanduõ …   Bendrinės lietuvių kalbos žodyno antraštynas

  • smaragdine — /smeuh rag din/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to emeralds. 2. emerald green in color. n. 3. Rare. smaragd. [1350 1400; ME: smaragd < L smaragdinus < Gk smarágdinos, equiv. to smáragd(os) EMERALD + inos INE1] * * * …   Universalium

  • smaragdine — adjective /sməˈræɡdiːn/ a) Of or pertaining to emeralds. b) Having the colour of emeralds. See Also: smaragd …   Wiktionary

  • smaragdine — emerald green Colour Terms …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • smaragdine — sma·rag·dine …   English syllables

  • smaragdine — sma•rag•dine [[t]sməˈræg dɪn[/t]] adj. 1) jew of or pertaining to emeralds 2) emerald green in color 3) jew Also smar•agd [[t]ˈsmær ægd[/t]] Rare. emerald • Etymology: 1350–1400; ME < L smaragdīnus < Gk smarágdinos=smáragd(os) emerald+ inos …   From formal English to slang

  • smaragdine — Pertaining to emeralds …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • smaragdine — sməˈragdə̇n adjective Etymology: Latin smaragdinus, from smaragdus emerald + inus ine more at emerald : of or relating to emerald : yellowish green in color like an emerald …   Useful english dictionary

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