Noun(1) an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty
(1) he refused the diadem of all the Caesars(2) Rather than present a remote and solemn goddess, adorned with the jewels of her divine position, Chen portrayed an aging woman, wrapped in a simple robe and unadorned, except for a bracelet and a diadem .(3) Here are some of the jewels that have recently been added to the diadem .(4) Grant him the enduring crown with the radiant and noble diadem .(5) On a coin of Pompey the Great the bearded head of Numa appears in profile, wearing a diadem inscribed NVMA.(6) the princely diadem(7) The only hints of their original identity are provided by the diadem and wreath of Statue A and the Corinthian helmet (now lost) of Statue B.(8) In a beauty pageant in a women's penitentiary, a pretty 22-year-old (crime unspecified) won a silver diadem and the title of Miss Captivity.(9) On May 15, 1838, at Buckingham Palace she wore the diadem made in 1820 for the coronation of George IV, making her the only American ever to have worn the British crown.(10) The exhibition also includes the Queen's diamond diadem , made for George IV's coronation in 1821 and known to millions as the ornament worn by the Queen on British coins and stamps.(11) The diadem on her head was all that marked her as royalty.(12) As described by Alain, her diadem represents the heavens with all the constellations, while her clothing represents the earthly realm.(13) From 330 his status was displayed in his court dress, which combined the traditional Macedonian hat and cloak with the Persian diadem , tunic, and girdle.(14) And then, preacher friend, ├ö├ç├┐Thou shalt also be a crown of glory in the hand of the Lord, and a royal diadem , in the hand of thy God.├ö├ç├û(15) She'd been dressed in a sleek blue dress, a diadem placed on her head.(16) The description of the composition can be related to only one surviving picture by Raphael - the Madonna of the diadem in the Louvre - but this painting is rectangular, and no circular versions of it are known.
1. crown ::
2. coronet ::
3. tiara ::
4. circlet ::
5. chaplet ::
6. coronal ::
Different Formsdiadem, diadems
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