Vermily

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Vermily Vermeil.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n vermily Same as vermilion.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Vermily (Spens.) same as Vermilion
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. vermillonvermeil—L. vermiculus, a little worm, hence (in the Vulgate) the 'scarlet' worm, dim. of vermis, a worm.