The proper symbol of episcopacy is not so much the mitre as the ring and pastoral staff.
Herbs with healing properties were kept in her temple, and also snakes, the usual symbol of the medicinal art.
Man thus not only works for the animal within him, but, for a symbol of this, he works for the animal without him.
To her regret, it was there: the leather necklace and its silver symbol that had marked her family line.
A decal with the symbol of the White God – a sun and moon with an arrow through it – was in the corner of one window.
It was the symbol of the enforcer of the Council That Was Seven, the only of the seven brothers sanctioned to kill in cold blood on behalf of the Council and Immortals.
She gripped the hourglass, a symbol of her hope at leaving, even after learning that there was no real hope.
In the dim light of his bedroom, she was able to make out a small symbol on the metal: a moon in two separate phases, full and crescent.
He opened the box to reveal a man's platinum signet ring with the half-moon, half-sun, and arrow symbol neatly carved on its head.
"I … I can't, Darian," Jenn said and touched the symbol at the small of her neck.
A well-worn, silver medallion with a symbol of the sun and moon, pierced by an arrow, was at her chest.
The cypress, which grows no more when once cut down, was regarded as a symbol of the dead, and perhaps for that reason was sacred to Pluto; its branches were placed by the Greeks and Romans on the funeral pyres and in the houses of their departed friends.
Guards lined the walls, the symbol of Tiyan's Springs prominent on their shields even from the distance.
He held up the necklace, gazing at the symbol that marked his lineage.
The fish was an early symbol of Christ in primitive and medieval Christian art.
The apples appear to have been the symbol of love and fruitfulness, and are introduced at the marriages of Cadmus and Harmonia and Peleus and Thetis.
Here he set fire to the cedar roof of the palace of Xerxes as a symbol that the Greek war of revenge against the Persians had come to an end.
In his eyes the beard was a symbol of the old regime, and as such it must be removed.
The name given to an infant childImmanuel - was to become the mystic symbol of a growing hope.
Each then took a part, a family connexion was established, and the broken die served as a symbol of recognition; thus the members of each family found in the other hosts and protectors in case of need.
The slave, who struck a freeman or denied his master, lost an ear, the organ of hearing and symbol of obedience.