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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
1. (n.) An article of jewelry with a tongue, pin, or loop for attaching it to a garment; now worn at the breast by women; a breastpin. Formerly worn by men on the hat.

2. (n.) A painting all of one color, as a sepia painting, or an India painting.

3. (imp. & p. p.) To adorn as with a brooch.

International Standard Bible Encyclopedia

broch (chach): Used in plural by the Revised Version (British and American) (the King James Version "bracelets") for a class of "jewels of gold" brought as offerings by both men and women of Israel (Exodus 35:22). "Brooches," as Mackie says, is unoriental. The Hebrew word means most likely nose-rings.



Letter i. To Innocent.
... The enraged and panting officer, who had thrown open his cloak at the neck to give
his full strength to the blow, shook to the ground the brooch which clasped ...
/.../jerome/the principal works of st jerome/letter i to innocent.htm

Epistle iii. To Donus, Bishop of Messana (In Sicily).
... Further, you ought in my opinion to have considered the golden brooch, which would
be his whole substance were there anything for the sustenance of those he ...
/.../gregory/the epistles of saint gregory the great/epistle iii to donus bishop.htm

The Goths
... She was clad in robes of fine linen, fastened at the breast with a jewelled brooch,
and her long, fair tresses were confined by a band clasped with golden ...
/.../gathering clouds a tale of the days of st chrysostom/chapter xxv the goths.htm

Hymn for those who Fast
... The King tears off his jewelled brooch And rends the robe of Coan hue; Bright emeralds
and lustrous pearls Are flung aside, and ashes strew The royal head ...
/.../prudentius/the hymns of prudentius/vii hymn for those who.htm

Marriage of the Blessed virgin to Joseph
... Mary's cloak was fastened at the breast, under her neck, with a brooch, above which,
round her neck, was a white frill of what looked like feathers or floss ...
/.../emmerich/the life of the blessed virgin mary/vii marriage of the blessed.htm

The Massacre
... She was richly dressed, and the brooch which fastened her embroidered robes was
set with large emeralds, but she was now in a deplorable condition of fatigue ...
/.../chapter xxxiii the massacre.htm

'the Angel Adjutant'
... fellowship on service, nothing on leave; but the Salvationist is always on service,
and the sign of cap, bonnet, or even the small Salvation Army brooch or tri ...
/.../carpenter/the angel adjutant of twice born men/x the angel adjutant.htm

Imperial Tombs.
... by its director, Pietro de Lama, comprise eight bracelets, four rings, a necklace,
a chain to which is attached a medallion of Gallienus, a brooch, and thirty ...
/.../lanciani/pagan and christian rome/chapter iv imperial tombs.htm

Pagan Cemeteries.
... Mingled with the vertebrae of the neck and back were a gold necklace, woven as a
chain, with thirty-seven pendants of green jasper, and a brooch with an ...
/.../lanciani/pagan and christian rome/chapter vi pagan cemeteries.htm

... or an India painting. 3. (imp. & pp) To adorn as with a brooch. Int. Standard
Bible Encyclopedia. BROOCH. broch (chach): Used in ...
/b/brooch.htm - 7k

Ouches (8 Occurrences)
... the gold settings of the engraved stones forming the breast-plate of the high priest
are intended; the onyx stones forming the fibula or brooch for holding ...
/o/ouches.htm - 10k

Pin (10 Occurrences)
... See Caligo. 17. (n.) An ornament, as a brooch or badge, fastened to the clothing
by a pin; as, a Masonic pin. 18. (n.) The leg; as, to knock one off his pins. ...
/p/pin.htm - 13k

Bronze-tipped (1 Occurrence)
Bronze-tipped. Bronze, Bronze-tipped. Brooch . Multi-Version Concordance ...
(See NIV). Bronze, Bronze-tipped. Brooch . Reference Bible.
/b/bronze-tipped.htm - 6k

Brooches (1 Occurrence)

/b/brooches.htm - 6k

Slide (3 Occurrences)
... 17. (n.) A moving piece which is guided by a part or parts along which it slides.
18. (n.) A clasp or brooch for a belt, or the like. 19. ...
/s/slide.htm - 9k

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