Authors: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Definition of Mound

Mound

  1. A ball or globe forming part of the regalia of an emperor or other sovereign. It is encircled with bands, enriched with precious stones, and surmounted with a cross; -- called also globe.
  2. An artificial hill or elevation of earth; a raised bank; an embarkment thrown up for defense; a bulwark; a rampart; also, a natural elevation appearing as if thrown up artificially; a regular and isolated hill, hillock, or knoll.
  3. To fortify or inclose with a mound.
More "Mound" Quotations

Mound Translations

mound in Latin is tumulus