'IXvovaa, from a fancied resemblance to a footprint in its shape, Ital.
The margin of this supposed footprint is ornamented with gems, and a wooden canopy protects it from the weather.
6 in.; and this has been consecrated as the footprint of Buddha.
Crusoe's shipwreck and adventures, his finding the footprint in the sand, his man "Friday," - the whole atmosphere of romance which surrounds the position of the civilized man fending for himself on a desert island - these have made Defoe's great work an imperishable part of English literature.