came

came came (k[=a]m), n. [Cf. Scot. came, caim, comb, and OE. camet silver.] A slender rod of cast lead, with or without grooves, used, in casements and stained-glass windows, to hold together the panes or pieces of glass. [1913 Webster]

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  • Came — (k[=a]m), imp. of {Come}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Came — Come Come, v. i. [imp. {Came}; p. p. {Come}; p. pr & vb. n. {Coming}.] [OE. cumen, comen, AS. cuman; akin to OS.kuman, D. komen, OHG. queman, G. kommen, Icel. koma, Sw. komma, Dan. komme, Goth. giman, L. venire (gvenire), Gr. ? to go, Skr. gam.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Came — A came is a divider bar used between small pieces of glass to make a larger glazing panel, sometimes referred to as leaded glass. This process is then referred to as leading . Cames are mostly made of soft metals such as lead, zinc, copper or… …   Wikipedia

  • came — I. past of come II. noun Etymology: origin unknown Date: 1688 a slender grooved lead rod used to hold together panes of glass especially in a stained glass window …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • CAME — s. f. T. d Hist. nat. Voyez CHAME …   Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • Came (disambiguation) — Came may refer to:* came, a divider bar used between small pieces of glass to make a larger glazing panel, sometimes referred to as leaded glass * Came, a commune of the Pyrénées Atlantiques département , in FranceCame is also a slang term for… …   Wikipedia

  • Came, Pyrénées-Atlantiques — Came ( eu. Akamarre) is a small village and commune in the Pyrénées Atlantiques département of southwestern France.It is located in the former province of Basse Navarre.External links* [http://www.euskomedia.org/aunamendi/5746 AKAMARRE in the… …   Wikipedia

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  • First they came... — First they came… is a poem attributed to Pastor Martin Niemöller (1892–1984) about the inactivity of German intellectuals following the Nazi rise to power and the purging of their chosen targets, group after group.HistoryAn early supporter of… …   Wikipedia

  • Lead came and copper foil glasswork — This article is on the techniques of lead came and copper foil glasswork. For a general overview of stained glass art, see stained glass. A typical copper foil Tiffany lamp, with a jonquil daffodil design Lead came and copper foil glasswork are… …   Wikipedia


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