Origin of orison
Examples from the Web for orison
Maria merely whispered the words of the orison and kept her eyes fastened on the ground.The Marquis of Pealta (Marta y Mara)|Armando Palacio Valds
That mighty pause before the class,—that orison and benediction—how much of my life it has been and made.Darkwater|W. E. B. Du Bois
It was the orison of Margaret Binkie as she descended to the breakfast-room.
Fauchelevent thought that it was an orison which she was finishing.Les Misrables|Victor Hugo
It was, however, the best I could hit upon, and I directed my steps towards the Farnham orison.