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amulet

General Crossword Questions for “amulet”

  • Lucky charm
  • Talisman
  • Charm a Frenchman with lute playing
  • A charming thing to wear
  • Model put on a slipper, displaying charm
  • Charm a cross model
  • A shoe with heel in whatchamacallit? That's charming!
  • Charm, lucky token
  • Charm, talisman
  • Trinket worn to protect from evil
  • Small charm
  • Trinket worn to protect one from evil

Encyclopedia

  • Ancient Egyptian Taweret amulet, New Kingdom, Dynasty XVIII, c. 1539 An amulet (from Latin amuletum; earliest extant use in Pliny's Natural History, meaning "an object that protects a person from trouble"), a close cousin of the talisman. — “Amulet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • Amulet is a novel by the Chilean author Roberto Bolaño. It was published in 1999. An English translation, by Chris Andrews, was published by New Directions in 2006. Amulet embodies in one woman's voice the melancholy and violent history of Latin America. — “Amulet (novel) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org
  • The Kvinneby amulet invokes Thor to protect its wearer with his hammer. The Kvinneby amulet (Öl SAS1989;43 ) is an 11th century runic amulet which was found in the mid-1950's in the soil of the village Södra Kvinneby in. — “Kvinneby amulet - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia”, en.wikipedia.org

Quotations

  • ŚAKOONTALÁ [ aside ].–I have just heard that Sarva-damana's amulet has retained its form, though a stranger raised it from the ground. I can hardly believe in my good fortune. Yet why should not Sánumatí's prediction be verified? — “Ramayana” by Valmiki
  • And only yesterday I made up my mind to tear my amulet off my neck, on my way from Fenya’s to Perhotin. — “The Brothers Karamazov” by Fyodor Dostoevsky
  • But to whom should I say that? Either to a Power indefinable, incomprehensible, which I not only cannot address but which I cannot even express in words–the Great All or Nothing-" said he to himself, "or to that God who has been sewn into this amulet by Mary! There is nothing certain, nothing at all except the unimportance of everything I understand, and the greatness of something incomprehensible but all-important." — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy
  • Boy . I like this little peacock, sister. Can it fly? ( He seizes the toy .) First woman ( looks at the boy. Anxiously ), Oh, the amulet is not on his wrist. — “The Recognition of Sakuntala” by Kalidasa
  • But to whom should I say that? Either to a Power indefinable, incomprehensible, which I not only cannot address but which I cannot even express in words–the Great All or Nothing-" said he to himself, "or to that God who has been sewn into this amulet by Mary! There is nothing certain, nothing at all except the unimportance of everything I understand, and the greatness of something incomprehensible but all-important." — “War and Peace” by Leo Tolstoy

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