KJV Dictionary Definition: jewel


JEW'EL, n. Low L. jocale.

1. An ornament worn by ladies,usually consisting of a precious stone, or set with one or more; a pendant worn in the ear.

2. A precious stone.

3. A name expressive of fondness. A mother calls her child, her jewel.

JEW'EL, v.t. To dress or adorn with jewels.


JEW'ELED, pp. Adorned with jewels.


JEW'ELER, n. One who makes or deals in jewels and other ornaments.


JEW'ELING, ppr. Adorning with jewels.