parure[pə ro̵or′; Fr pȧ rür′]
a matched set of jewelry, as earrings, bracelet, and necklace
Origin of parureFrench ; from Old French ; from parer, to prepare ; from Classical Latin parare, prepare
A set of matched jewelry or other ornaments.
Origin of parureFrench, from Old French, adornment, from parer, to adorn; see pare.
- A set of jewellery to be worn together.
- rear up
Old French pareure, parure. See French parure below.