Came is the lead holding pieces of stained glass together.
- The definition of a came is a piece of lead that holds together glass panes.
An example of a came is a lead piece keeping a stained-glass window together.
- Came is defined as to have moved closer or to have arrived.
An example of came is to have arrived at the house yesterday.
Origin of came; from uncertain or unknown; perhaps Middle Dutch kaam, literally , comb
Origin of camePossibly dialectal kame, ridge; see kame.
- Used to indicate that the following event, period, or change in state occurred in the past, after a time of waiting, enduring, or anticipation
- A grooved strip of lead used to hold panes of glass together.
Compare Scots came (“comb”), caim (“comb”), and Middle English camet (“silver”).