A yellow or brownish-red semi-precious stone consisting of a variety of chalcedony.
- 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'.
Words that rhyme with sardAssad, aubade, avant-garde, backyard, ballade, bard, Bernard, bombard, canard, card, charade, chard, couvade, croustade, Cunard, facade, glissade, guard, hard, ill-starred, interlard, lard, Montagnard, nard, pard, petard, pomade, promenade, regard, rodomontade, roulade, saccade, Sade, salade, shard, unmarred, unscarred, yard
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