Definition of Tarots

1. Noun. (plural of tarot) ¹



¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Tarots

1. tarot [n] - See also: tarot

Tarots Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Tarots Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Tarots

tarnisht
tarns
taro
taro plant
taro root
taroc
tarocs
tarogato
tarok
taroks
taros
tarot
tarot card
tarotist
tarotists
tarots (current term)
tarp
tarpan
tarpans
tarpaper
tarpapers
tarpaulin
tarpaulined
tarpaulins
tarped
tarping
tarpit
tarpits
tarpon
tarpons

Literary usage of Tarots

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Prophetical, Educational and Playing Cards by John King Van Rensselaer (1912)
"In order to come closely to the meanings attributed to the devices as well as to the figures on the Atout part of the tarots, each one must be studied ..."

2. All the Year Round: A Weekly Journal by Charles Dickens (1879)
"There were generally twenty- two tarots in the ancient packs, ... Some packa comprised tarots only, and ranged to forty or fifty in number. ..."

3. The Arts in the Middle Ages, and at the Period of the Renaissance by P. L. Jacob, James Dafforne (1870)
"Added to this, Raphael Maffei, who lived at the end of the fifteenth century, has left in his " Commentaries" a description of tarots, which were, he says, ..."

4. Introduction to a Catalogue of the Early Italian Prints in the British Museum by Richard Fisher (1886)
"19), that: "The origin of the word tarot, or tarots, has been much canvassed. Some have derived it from Egyptian dialects ; others have regarded it as ..."

5. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1861)
"And it is a suggestive fact that the earliest notice we have of tarots is at ... tarots were played in the highest circles of Roman society in the latter ..."

Other Resources Relating to: Tarots

Search for Tarots on Dictionary.com!Search for Tarots on Thesaurus.com!Search for Tarots on Google!Search for Tarots on Wikipedia!

Search