Au`ri*phryg"i*ate\ ([add]`r[i^]*fr[i^]"j[i^]*[asl]t), a. [LL. auriphrigiatus; L. aurum gold + LL. phrygiare to adorn with Phrygian needlework, or with embroidery; perhaps corrupted from some other word. Cf. Orfrays.] Embroidered or decorated with gold. [R.] --Southey.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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