Nose-rings sentence example

nose-rings
  • Amulets, seals, talismans, relics, ear or nose rings stamped with divine emblems or otherwise hallowed, communicate their holiness to the wearers and protect from the Adversary.

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  • In some districts there are peculiar customs, such as the wearing of small silver nose-rings, seen in El-Jofra.

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  • Jewelled bazubands, containing talismans, are often worn on the upper arm, while among the lower orders and south Persian or Arab women nose-rings are not uncommon, and bangles or anklets of beads.

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  • In India, nose rings have been common among women since the 16th century, when the Mughals ruled the country.

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