Jasponyx

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Jasponyx (min) An onyx, part or all of whose layers consist of jasper.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n jasponyx A jasper with the structure of an onyx.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. iasponyx, Gr. ,. See Jasper, and Onyx

Usage

In literature:

All was done as he desired; and, when the castle of gems was finished, it would need a pen of jasponyx dipped in rainbows to describe it.
"Fairy Book" by Sophie May
All was done as he desired; and when the castle of gems was finished it would need a pen of jasponyx dipped in rainbows to describe it.
"Boys and Girls Bookshelf (Vol 2 of 17)" by Various
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