Arabesque

Arabesque, an ornamentation introduced by the Moors, consisting of imaginary, often fantastic, mathematical or vegetable forms, but exclusive of the forms of men and animals.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Arabella Stuart * Ara`bi, Ahmed Pasha
Aqua Tofa`na
Aqua`rius
Aquaviva
A`quila
A`quila
A`quila, Gaspar
Aquileia
Aquinas, Thomas
Aquitaine`
Arabella Stuart
Arabesque
Ara`bi, Ahmed Pasha
Arabia
Arabia Felix
Arabian Desert
Arabian Nights
Arabs, The
Aracan
Arach`ne
Arad
Araf

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Arabesque in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable