Associations to the word «Vair»

Wiktionary

VAIR, noun. (archaic) A type of fur from a squirrel with a black back and white belly, much used on garments in the Middle Ages.
VAIR, noun. (tincture) An heraldic fur formed by a regular tessellation of blue and white bell shapes.

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.