Definition of Parian. Meaning of Parian. Synonyms of Parian

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

Definition of Parian

Parian
Parian Pa"ri*an, a. [L. Parius.] Of or pertaining to Paros, an island in the [AE]gean Sea noted for its excellent statuary marble; as, Parian marble. Parian chronicle, a most ancient chronicle of the city of Athens, engraved on marble in the Isle of Paros, now among the Arundelian marbles.
Parian
Parian Pa"ri*an, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of Paros. 2. A ceramic ware, resembling unglazed porcelain biscuit, of which are made statuettes, ornaments, etc.

Meaning of Parian from wikipedia

- For the tablet known as the Parian Marble or Marmor Parium, see Parian Chronicle. Parian marble is a fine-grained semi translucent pure-white and entirely...
- Parian may refer to: Pertaining to Paros, the Gr**** island Parian marble, a stone quarried on Paros used for sculpture Parian ware, a ceramic substitute...
- Rizal College Laguna STI Parian - Calamba Calamba Doctors' College Commercial Building - Parian Commercial Building - Parian-Paciano Bridge Gawad Kalinga...
- Parian or Pantin, historic name Parian de Arroceros (Arroceros: cultivators of rice, Spanish) was an area adjacent to Intramuros built to house Chinese...
- A parian doll, sometimes mistakenly referred to as a Dresden doll, was a type of doll manufactured primarily in Germany, from around 1860 to 1880. A parian...
- Parian ware is a type of biscuit porcelain imitating marble. It was developed around 1845 by the Staffordshire pottery manufacturer Mintons, and named...
- The Parian Chronicle or Parian Marble (Latin: Marmor Parium, abbr. Mar. Par.) is a Gr**** chronology, covering the years from 1582 BC to 299 BC, inscribed...
- Pariáns were districts of cities in the Philippines during the country's Spanish colonial era where Chinese (Sangley) were required to live by Spanish...
- illusionistic veil, a specialism of his. A bust based on this work, cast in Parian porcelain by Copeland titled "The Bride", but often known as "The Veiled...
- Parian (Persian: پريان‎, also Romanized as Parīān) is a village in Kanduleh Rural District, Dinavar District, Sahneh County, Kermanshah Province, Iran...
Loading...