English to Afrikaans Meaning :: caparison

Caparison :
oordek
- oordekcaparisonedcaparisoningcaparisons
 

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Noun(1) stable gear consisting of a decorated covering for a horse, especially (formerly
Verb(1) put a caparison on

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(1) Financial constraints came in the way of the project and the king sold elephant accoutrements, mainly caparisons which belonged to the Poornathrayeesa Temple, to fund the project.(2) The shield bears the inscription ÔÇÿMagic NaturalisÔÇÖ; behind Herbert is a caparisoned knight's horse, evidence of a battle.(3) Gros specialized in battle scenes, rendering with eclat the uniforms of the officers and the caparisons of the horses.(4) The draperies were, frankly, an orange-coloured man-made fibre rather than caparisons of royal purple silk.(5) One evening under the shadow of the Red Fort I see a passing wedding procession: the groom rides a caparisoned white horse and is followed by a band in uniform with wailing trumpets and banging drums.(6) As the cavalcade began lining up in the main axis, with a ringing of gongs and bells, a caparisoned temple elephant and a third rath carrying a huge golden horse joined the procession.(7) The eye lingers on the fine features of a musician, or the graceful limbs of a dancing girl or the noble prancing of a caparisoned steed.(8) Zari parasols, richly caparisoned elephants, glittering gold-embossed palanquins and symbols like Mount Meru and the mighty Garuda became royal symbols of Indonesia.(9) The presiding deity is taken out on a caparisoned elephant accompanied by other pachyderms in full paraphernalia.(10) Thousands of curious onlookers positioned themselves along the road as well as on top of buildings enjoying the tableaux and floats as they moved in procession behind three caparisoned elephants.(11) The idol of Saraswathi, which was brought out in a procession on a caparisoned elephant from the Thevarakkettu temple at Padmanabhapuram on Monday, is accompanied by that of Munnootti Nanga and Sri Subramania Swami.(12) A cultural treat, complete with caparisoned elephants, ÔÇÿtheyyamsÔÇÖ and ÔÇÿthalapoliÔÇÖ was ready to see the sailors into the waters that will take them to so many destinations over a period of one year.(13) The visitors will be accorded a traditional welcome, complete with three caparisoned elephants and a panchavadyam performance.(14) Additional corroboration of the French style of the embroidery - both on the King's Bed and on the suit - derives from its close similarity with that of the horse caparisons and saddles given by Louis XIV to Charles XI of Sweden in 1673.(15) In elephant-crazy Kerala, caparisoned jumbos are an essential part of the processions that accompany every celebration.(16) After considering various business proposals, Rajiv Nair settled for selling ÔÇÿchamayamsÔÇÖ or caparisons - those decorative pieces that adorn the forehead of elephants during festivals.
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Noun
1. trapping ::
vasvang
2. housing ::
behuising
Verb
3. dress up ::
mooi aantrek
4. bard ::
bard
Different Forms
caparison, caparisoned, caparisoning, caparisons
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