verb (used with object)
Words nearby diadem
Origin of diadem
Examples from the Web for diadem
It is a diadem fit for a King among kings, an Emperor among emperors.
I do this every day, and yet the joy of waiting and at last touching again the diadem, only seems to increase as the days pass.
Such was the wretched Ahab—wretched though favored with a diadem and a sceptre.Elijah the Tishbite|C. (Charles) H. (Henry) Mackintosh
Leo determined to extirpate the tyranny of the Vandals, and solemnly invested Anthemius with the diadem and purple of the West .The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI.|Edited by Arthur Mee and J.A. Hammerton
Proclus calls her "the unsullied shell which contains the pearl of price," "the church's diadem," "the expression of orthodoxy."
He has many jewels in his crown of glory, but she is his gem-jewel, his diadem.Social Life|Maud C. Cooke
It was then seen that an inscription was engraved upon the diadem, but in such strange characters that no one could read it.Legends & Romances of Brittany|Lewis Spence