Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. ermine, F. hermine, prob. of German origin; cf. OHG. harmo, G. hermelin, akin to Lith. szarm, szarmonys, weasel, cf. AS. hearma,; but cf. also LL. armelinus, armellina, hermellina, and pellis Armenia, the fur of the Armenian, rat, mus Armenius, the animal being found also in Armenia,
From my fur, when I am dead, comes the imperial ermine.
""Wee Tim'rous Beasties"" by Douglas English
The peers, robed in gold and ermine, were marshaled by the heralds under Garter King-at-arms.
"The Best of the World's Classics, Vol. V (of X) - Great Britain and Ireland III" by Various
This garment was embroidered with golden leopards and trimmed with ermine.
"Chivalry" by James Branch Cabell
Besides hunting foxes, we were to trap ermines and kill white hares, for I wanted to have a rug of their skins.
"The Land of the Long Night" by Paul du Chaillu
With an ermine border, and a plume of peacock feathers, And a silver circlet, and a sapphire on your shoe?
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 150, March 22, 1916" by Various
The judge there had his ermine and his canopy, his large salary and his seat of honour.
"Orley Farm" by Anthony Trollope
Such furs as ermine and miniver were kept for the great people; for there were curious rules and laws about dress in those days.
"Our Little Lady" by Emily Sarah Holt
THE JUMPING MOUSE AND THE ERMINE.
"The Young Voyageurs" by Mayne Reid
Doc had a mock-ermine robe and a huge gilt papier-mache crown.
"No Great Magic" by Fritz Reuter Leiber
There go the gold and the silver, the sables and ermines.
"Aucassin and Nicolette translated from the Old French" by Anonymous
Hides it 'neath ermined robes, which she
Hath borrowed from some wintry quean,
Instead of dancing on the green—
A village maiden fair and free.
"To June. Written After An Ungenial May" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
I read of the ermine to-day,
Of the ermine who will not step
By the feint of a step in the mire,—
The creature who will not stain
Her garment of wild, white fire;
"The Ermine" by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward
Cloak her in ermine, for the night is cold,
And wrap her warmly, for the night is long;
In pious hands the flaming torches hold,
While her attendants, chosen from among
"Elegy on a Lady, whom Grief for the Death of her Betrothed Killed" by Robert Seymour Bridges
In her ermine cloak of state
She sitteth at the gate
Of some winter-prisoned princess in her palace by the Po;
Who dares not to come forth
Till back unto the North
Flies the beautiful besieger—the Spirit of the Snow.
"The Spirit Of The Snow" by Denis Florence MacCarthy
One hand o' the dead king liveth (e'en so him seemeth)
On the purple robe, on the ermine that folds his breast
Cold, very cold. Yet e'en at that pass esteemeth
The king, it were sweet if she kissed the place of its rest.
"The Sleep of Sigismund" by Jean Ingelow
You've worn the judge's ermined robe;
You've taught your name to half the globe;
You've sung mankind a deathless strain;
You've made the dead past live again:
The world may call you what it will,
But you and I are Joe and Bill.
"Bill and Joe" by Oliver Wendell Holmes
2012 Rebel Man Sprint Triathlon honors Kevser Ermin .
A bike ride will start at the Lyceum on Sunday at 2:17 pm in memory of Kevser Ermin who was struck down by a car while riding her bike on Old Sardis Road one year ago.
Memorial ride set Sunday for Ermin .
Ermine Brings $1.3 Million at Keeneland.
Ermine in the Keeneland barn area prior to selling for $1.3 million on Nov 3.
Ermine , winner of the 2007 Apple Blossom Handicap (gr.
During the Korean War, the US Government drafted Paynesville farmboy Ermin Albrecht, who served his country in the airborne infantry, better known as paratroopers.
Bark beetles and old age have damaged Leonardo da Vinci 's 15th-century painting "Lady with an Ermine," but the masterpiece is still holding up well, according to a conservationist at the Polish museum where it is displayed.
You wear ermine & a silly hat, get treated really well in restaurants and upgraded at the airport.
Snowy white in winter, ermines constantly seek food.
LAKE PLACID — The Lawrence family of Lake Placid has been getting a relatively rare treat this winter as an ermine has visited their property several times.
In Alaska we have two varieties of weasels - or ermines.
Her parents were the late Herman and Ermine Hensley.
Last fall's death of cyclist Kevser Ermin on Highway 314 is apparently a closed case, but News Editor Jonathan Scott still has questions about the incident.
Ermine Leads Go For Wand Field.
As a result, the rate in the general ﬁeld of space is poorly det ermined from Evans’ data.
Rates and Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae
For ﬁnitely many indet erminates, the algorithm always terminates in the commutative case (by Dickson’s Lemma); in the noncommutative setting, this cannot be guaranteed in general.
Symbolic Analysis for Boundary Problems: From Rewriting to Parametrized Gr\"obner Bases
Furthermore, multivariate complexity analysis might offer a way to tackle the PO S S I BL E W INNER problem for voting systems for which the “normal” winner det ermination is already NP-hard.
Towards a Dichotomy for the Possible Winner Problem in Elections Based on Scoring Rules