Piscis sentence example

piscis
  • This figure, also known as the vesica piscis, is common in ecclesiastical seals and as a glory or aureole in paintings of sculpture, surrounding figures of the Trinity, saints, &c. The figure is, however, sometimes referred to the almond, as typifying virginity; the French name for the symbol is Amande mystique.
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  • So about the year 440 the Gaulish poet Orientius wrote of Christ; Piscis natus aquis, auctor baptismatis ipse est.
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  • Tycho Brahe, when compiling his catalogue of stars, was unable to observe Lupus, Ara, Corona australis and Piscis australis, on account of the latitude of Uranienburg; and hence these constellations are omitted from his catalogue.
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  • Francisco Hernandez (1514-1578) has alluded to it as Gyrinus edulis or atolocatl, and as lusus aquarum, piscis ludicrus, or axolotl, which latter name has remained in use, in Mexico and elsewhere, to the present day.
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  • I lifted the well cover which was shaped into the sacred geometrical shape known as the vesica piscis.
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  • The symbol, known as Vesica Piscis, depicts a sword dividing two interlocked circles and foliage to symbolize the Glastonbury Holy Thorn.
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  • They also sell other jewelry with the Vesica Piscis symbol on it.
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  • The beautiful Vesica Piscis symbol may also catch the eye of admirers of Celtic jewelry and suitable for men or women of all ages.
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  • In the cups suit, you'll find the visica piscis; two intersecting circles that share the same radius.
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