morion
I. noun Etymology: Middle French Date: 1563 a high-crested helmet with no visor II. noun Etymology: modification of Latin mormorion Date: 1748 a nearly black variety of smoky quartz

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  • Morion — Научная классификация промежуточные ранги Домен:  …   Википедия

  • morion — [ mɔrjɔ̃ ] n. m. • 1542; esp. morrion, de morra « sommet de la tête » ♦ Ancien casque léger, à calotte sphérique, à bords relevés en pointe par devant et par derrière, porté par les fantassins espagnols (XVIe XVIIe s.). ● morion nom masculin… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • morion — 1. (mo ri on) s. m. Ancienne armure de tête plus légère que le casque. Adieu tessette, adieu mon morion antique, Crève coeur du vieux soldat, pièce de 1623. •   Une épée à gaîne d ivoire, Outre un fort joli morion, Fera le prix du champion, SCARR …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • morion — MORIÓN, (1) morioane, s.n. 1. Coif metalic cu marginea răsfrântă şi cu o creastă înălţată pe calotă, utilizat în sec. XVI. 2. Varietate de cuarţ de culoare neagră sau bruna, utilizată ca piatră semipreţioasă la confecţionarea unor bijuterii. [pr …   Dicționar Român

  • Morion — may refer to: Morion (helmet), a type of military helmet Morion (mineral), a variety of smoky quartz MV Morion formerly Empire Fang, an Empire F type coaster This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the same title. If an …   Wikipedia

  • Morion — Mo ri*on, n. [F. morion, Sp. morrion; cf. Sp. morra the upper part of the head, morro anything that is round.] A kind of open helmet, without visor or beaver, and somewhat resembling a hat. [1913 Webster] A battered morion on his brow. Sir W.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morion — Mo ri*on, n. [G.] (Min.) A dark variety of smoky quartz. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Morion — Morion, s.v.w. Rauchquarz; s. Quarz …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Morion — (frz., spr. óng), Maurenkappe, aus Spanien stammende Form des Helms im 16. Jahrh. [Abb. 1196] …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • morión — m. *Amuleto de ónice usado contra la *epilepsia …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • morion — Morion, Cassis, cassidis. L Italien Morrione …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

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