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Definition of umber
Umber Um"ber, a.
Of or pertaining to umber; resembling umber; olive-brown;
dark brown; dark; dusky.
Their harps are of the umber shade That hides the blush
of waking day. --J. R. Drake.
umberUmbrere Um*brere, Umbriere Um*briere, n. [F. ombre a shade,
L. umbra; cf. F. ombrelle a sunshade, OF. also ombri[`e]re.
In ancient armor, a visor, or projection like the peak of a
cap, to which a face guard was sometimes attached. This was
sometimes fixed, and sometimes moved freely upon the helmet
and could be raised like the beaver. Called also umber, and
But only vented up her umbriere. --Spenser. umberGrayling Gray"ling, n. [From Gray, a.]
1. (Zo["o]l.) A European fish (Thymallus vulgaris), allied
to the trout, but having a very broad dorsal fin; --
called also umber. It inhabits cold mountain streams,
and is valued as a game fish.
And here and there a lusty trout, And here and there
a grayling. --Tennyson.
2. (Zo["o]l.) An American fish of the genus Thymallus,
having similar habits to the above; one species (T.
Ontariensis), inhabits several streams in Michigan;
another (T. montanus), is found in the Yellowstone
Meaning of umber from wikipedia
is a natural brown
or reddish-brown earth pigment
than the other similar earth
is a brown
or reddish-brown earth
may also refer
(born 1973), English actor
- Mark Umbers
(born 17 June 1973) is an English
theatre, film and television
actor. Born in Harrogate, West Riding
of Yorkshire, Umbers
to be "A Red Coat with a Buff-colour'd lining". Burnt umber
is made by heating
, which dehydrates
the iron oxides
- 2004 Umber
in Mojo's "Lost Albums
You Must Own". Umber
was first released
in 1989 on LP by Glitterhouse Records
with an all yellowish-umber
- and fearful
that if she has another
of their fourth
child, Umber takes
from the womb and declares...
- The mottled umber
(Erannis defoliaria) is a moth of the family
Geometridae. It is common throughout
much of the Palearctic
region. The species
- Siena, where
it was produced during
the Renaissance. Along
, it was one of the first pigments
to be used by humans, and is found
- rich brown bituminous
in tint between burnt umber
and raw umber
, and was one of the favorite colors
of the Pre-Raphaelites. Mummy...
- Pseudapistosia umber
is a moth in the family
Erebidae. It was described
by Pieter Cramer
in 1775. It is found
in Panama, Colombia, Suriname, Ecuador
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