Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary


Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of HYMENEAL

 
Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. \Hy`me*ne"al\, Hymenean \Hy`me*ne"an\, a. [L.
    hymeneius, a., also Hymenaeus, n., Hymen, Gr. ? the wedding
    song, also ? Hymen: cf. F. hym['e]n['e]al, hym['e]n['e]en.]
    Of or pertaining to marriage; as, hymeneal rites. --Pope.
    
    
  2. \Hy`me*ne"al\, Hymenean \Hy`me*ne"an\, n.
    A marriage song. --Milton.
    
    
 

 

COPYRIGHT © 2000-2013 HYPERDICTIONARY.COM HOME | ABOUT HYPERDICTIONARY