noun Fine Arts.
Origin of orant
Examples from the Web for orante
A massive bronze ring has the bezel engraved with the figure of an orante; on the hoop is also a sigillum engraved with a cross.Finger-Ring Lore|William Jones
The back has an Orante or Virgin in the centre, and male figures at the ends, with S-shaped striations between.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson
Quæ statim mortua est; sed paulò pòst, orante Taurino ac jubente ut resurgeret, in nomine Domini resuscitata est.Account of a Tour in Normandy, Vol. II. (of 2)|Dawson Turner