- (obsolete or archaic) Made of or consisting of roses.
1662, Alexander Petrie, A Compendious History of the Catholick Church:
- In the year 1577. he confirmed the Fraternity of the Virgine Mary, and by Bull he gave Indulgences for a year unto all who would say a Rosen crown unto the Virgine, that is, if they would say five Paternosters, and fifty Ave Maryas.
2002, Marsha Keith Schuchard, Restoring the Temple of Vision:
- Prediction, the Image whereof is a Crowne with a Rose, or a Rosen Crown, with the letter F seated or planted upon the same ... a certaine English Prince, whose name should begin with F, as for example, Frederike […]
- (obsolete or archaic) Rosy; rose-coloured; ruddy
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for rosen in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
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