Definition of Madder. Meaning of Madder. Synonyms of Madder

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Madder. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Madder and, of course, Madder synonyms and on the right images related to the word Madder.

Definition of Madder

Madder
Madder Mad"der, n. [OE. mader, AS. m[ae]dere; akin to Icel. ma?ra.] (Bot.) A plant of the Rubia (R. tinctorum). The root is much used in dyeing red, and formerly was used in medicine. It is cultivated in France and Holland. See Rubiaceous. Note: Madder is sometimes used in forming pigments, as lakes, etc., which receive their names from their colors; as. madder yellow. Field madder, an annual European weed (Sherardia arvensis) resembling madder. Indian madder, the East Indian Rubia cordifolia, used in the East for dyeing; -- called also munjeet. Wild madder, Rubia peregrina of Europe; also the Galium Mollugo, a kind of bedstraw.

Meaning of Madder from wikipedia

- commonly known as madder, e.g. Rubia tinctorum (common madder), Rubia peregrina (wild madder), and Rubia cordifolia (Indian madder). Rubia was an economically...
- Rose madder is the commercial name sometimes used to designate a red paint made from the pigment madder lake, a traditional lake pigment extracted from...
- lawyer Leo Madder (born 1946), Belgian television actor Madder Cliffs, Antarctica Madder Mortem, Norwegian progressive metal band Madder Lake (band)...
- Rose madder can mean: Rose madder, a pinkish color made from madder pigment or dye Rose Madder (novel), a 1995 novel by Stephen King Madder Madder Rose...
- the main ingredient for the manufacture of the madder lake pigments known to painters as Rose madder and Alizarin crimson. Alizarin in the most common...
- Rubia tinctorum, the rose madder or common madder or dyer's madder, is a herbaceous perennial plant species belonging to the bedstraw and coffee family...
- Rose Madder is a horror/fantasy novel by American writer Stephen King, published in 1995. It deals with the effects of domestic violence (which King had...
- Madder Mortem is a Norwegian progressive metal band. They were originally formed by siblings Agnete and BP M. Kirkevaag in 1993 as a doom metal/gothic...
- Rubia cordifolia, often known as common madder or Indian madder, is a species of flowering plant in the coffee family, Rubiaceae. It has been cultivated...
- Madder Lake are an Australian progressive rock band formed in Melbourne in 1968 as San Sebastian. They were one of the first bands signed to the Michael...
Loading...