noun, plural ve·si·cae [vuh-sahy-kee, -see-kee, ves-i-kee,] /vəˈsaɪ ki, -ˈsi ki, ˈvɛs ɪˌki,/.
Origin of vesica
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It may be that it was derived from that mystical figure of a pointed oval form, the vesica piscis.Health and Education
Its form is that of the vesica piscis, one of the most common emblems of the yoni.Ancient Pagan and Modern Christian Symbolism
Mandorla, man-dor′la, n. an oval panel, or a work of art filling such: the vesica piscis.
In the centre is the Madonna and Child enthroned in a vesica above six saints, and surrounded by the symbols of the Evangelists.The Shores of the Adriatic
F. Hamilton Jackson
Every Cathedral has its Vesica Piscis, often of enormous dimensions.Science and the Infinite
Sydney T. Klein