A yellow or brownish-red semi-precious stone consisting of a variety of chalcedony.
More example sentences
- The figure of God resembling jaspar and sard stone, that is, a yellow and red stone matched by the pigments in the painting, sits in Heaven, indicated by the snowflake stars.
- Both men and women wore sard, and numerous examples of Greek and Etruscan jewelry include stunning specimens of ornately carved sard.
late Middle English: from French sarde or Latin sarda, from Greek sardios, probably from Sardō 'Sardinia'.
Definition of sard in:
- The US English dictionary