I have some salve in the barn.
Xiii.); and he is sometimes credited with the composition of the Latin hymns Veni Sancte Spiritus, Salve Regina, and Alma Redemptoris.
It was a royal colour in early Greek times, though afterwards, perhaps from its abundant use in the baths and as a scented salve, it was especially appropriated by the hetairae.
C. 600), who is still remembered as the writer of the three well-known hymns beginning Salve Testa dies, Vexilla regis prodeunt, and Pange lingua gloriosi proelium certaminis.
It is at the lastnamed spot that the various pharmaceutical preparations are now manufactured for which they are famous (though sold only since about 1840) - the Elixir, the Boule d'acier (a mineral paste or salve), and the celebrated liqueur.
Oindre, to anoint), the act of pouring, or rubbing oil, ointment or salve over or on to a person or object.