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Meaning of "heishi" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HEISHI

heishi  [ˈhaɪʃɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HEISHI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Heishi is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HEISHI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of heishi in the English dictionary

The definition of heishi in the dictionary is a type of Native American shell jewellery.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HEISHI


dishy
ˈdɪʃɪ
facie
ˈfeɪʃɪ
fishy
ˈfɪʃɪ
flourishy
ˈflʌrɪʃɪ
meishi
ˈmeɪʃɪ
nebbishy
ˈnebɪʃɪ
rikishi
rɪˈkɪʃɪ
rishi
ˈrɪʃɪ
rubbishy
ˈrʌbɪʃɪ
squishy
ˈskwɪʃɪ
stishie
ˈstɪʃɪ
Swadeshi
swəˈdeɪʃɪ
swishy
ˈswɪʃɪ
varnishy
ˈvɑːnɪʃɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HEISHI

heinous
heinously
heinousness
heir
heir apparent
heir presumptive
heir-at-law
heirdom
heiress
heirless
heirloom
heirs apparent
heirs presumptive
heirs-at-law
heirship
Heisenberg
Heisenberg uncertainty principle
heist
heister
heitiki

WORDS THAT END LIKE HEISHI

Bangladeshi
bimbashi
buzkashi
dashi
deshi
imshi
karoshi
Kashi
Lubumbashi
Maebashi
maharishi
munshi
nashi
Quashi
roshi
sushi
tokoloshi
Ustashi
Utagawa Kuniyoshi
waribashi

Synonyms and antonyms of heishi in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «heishi» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HEISHI

Find out the translation of heishi to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of heishi from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «heishi» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

黑石
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

heishi
570 millions of speakers

English

heishi
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

heishi
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

هيشي
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Heishi
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

heishi
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

heishi
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

heishi
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Heishi
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

heishi
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

heishi
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

헤이
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Heishi
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

heishi
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

heishi
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हशी
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

heishi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

heishi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Heishi
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Heishi
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

heishi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Heishi
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

heishi
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Heishi
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Heishi
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of heishi

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HEISHI»

The term «heishi» is quite widely used and occupies the 51.626 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HEISHI» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about heishi

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HEISHI»

Discover the use of heishi in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to heishi and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Easy Beading: Fast, Fashionable, Fun
String a 5mm heishi bead, a tube bead, and a 5mm heishi. Tie an overhand knot next to the last bead. Repeat the pattern, leaving 1–11⁄ 2 in. (2.5–3.8cm) between each bead segment, until the strand is within 6–7 in. (15–18cm) of the finished ...
Beadstyle, 2008
2
Bead Journey: Jewelry from Around the World
On the wire, center: two heishi beads, 6mm lapis lazuli round, heishi, lapis round, two heishis. SUPPLY NOTES Two 16-in. (41cm) strands of 6mm round lapis lazuli beads and one strand of heishi beads will be enough for the necklace and the ...
‎2008
3
The Illustrated Bead Bible: Terms, Tips & Techniques
Yellow and green are the most common colors for Hebron beads, which are also sometimes blue, black, or white. heishi An ancient Pueblo style of tiny disk- shaped or tube-shaped bead cut from shell. Heishi (pronounced "HEE'-shee"), also ...
Theresa Flores Geary, 2008
4
Creating with Polymer Clay: Designs, Techniques, & Projects
The heishi technique is an ancient method popular among many cultures for making disk-shaped beads, primarily from shells. The word comes from a Pueblo Indian word lor shell bead, and the same technique was applied nearly 30,000 ...
Steven Ford, Leslie Dierks, 1996
5
Torch-Fired Enamel Jewelry: A Workshop in Painting with Fire
6. Dangle a 4" (10.16cm) piece of 20-gauge sterling wire in the flame and draw a bead on one end. String on a 3mm heishi bead, a 4mm heishi bead, the 6mm enamel disc, the 10mm enamel disc, a 4mm heishi bead, the 16mm etched copper ...
Barbara Lewis, 2011
6
Yoritomo and the Founding of the First Bakufu: The Origins ...
"Heishi— Kamakura ryoseiken ka no Aki kokuga." Rekishigaku kenkyu, no. 257 ( 1961): 1-12. -. "Kamakura bakufu ron." In Iwanami koza 5, chusei I, edited by lenaga Sabuo et al., 87-134. Tokyo, 1962. . Nihon chusei kokkashi no kenkyu. Tokyo ...
Jeffrey P. Mass, 1999
7
Jaws from Heaven
Tavener had Heishi laying down, when Lapman started agitating Heishi, and Tavener was holding Heishi's back. After about seven or eight minutes, Lapman stopped agitating, and Tavener thought it was over. While both men were watching ...
Bruce B. Woods, 2008
8
Hired Swords: The Rise of Private Warrior Power in Early Japan
... 3d class); 1 per 50 men 12 50-man companies (tai) 60 10-man campfires (ka); 5 per tai 120 5-man squads (go); 2 per ka 1 r 1 1 1 heishi heishi heishi heishi heishi 600 soldiers (heishi) figure 1 . Idealized organization of a 600-man regiment.
Karl F. Friday, 1996
9
The First Samurai: The Life and Legend of the Warrior Rebel, ...
The Kammu Heishi actually comprised four main lineages, each descended from a different prince.The line that produced warriors began with Kammu's eldest son , Katsurahara, through his son Takami and The eastern Taira grandson ...
Karl Friday, 2008
10
Making Designer Seed Bead, Stone, and Crystal Jewelry
Heishi beads, available in a variety of gemstones, are a wonderful alternative to glass bugle beads. The following project instructions combine electric-green gaspeite heishi beads with environmentally friendly faux coral teardrop beads and ...
Tammy Powley

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HEISHI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term heishi is used in the context of the following news items.
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Lily James' Festival Fashion: Shop Her Style After Glastonbury 2015
Zady. (Photo : Zady). Like all music festivals, Glastonbury calls for layered bracelets! We love this Serefina Brass Heishi Wrap ($45, zady.com). «Fashion & Style, Jun 15»
2
One Piece Sets Guinness World Record For Most Copies Published …
Oda was not there, but Weekly Shonen Jump editor Yoshihisa Heishi attended on Oda's behalf. One Piece launched in 1997, and has since ... «Comicbook.com, Jun 15»
3
John Moran Auctioneers Hosts Successful American West Auction at …
Late in the sale, a group of conservatively priced ($250 to $400) stone and heishi necklaces proved a stunning highlight, the price flying to ... «News-Antique.com, Jun 15»
4
Exquisite and Unique "Thunderbird" Jewelry from the Santo …
They are best known for making handmade “heishi” necklaces of shell or turquoise that were popular with other tribes; “jaclas” earrings made ... «ArtfixDaily, May 15»
5
Inside The Atelier: 10 Questions For Sydney Evan Founder Rosanne …
I always liked to wear jewelry and would go to the jewelry supply store and buy puka shells, heishi beads, sterling beads and supplies to make ... «Fashion Times, Apr 15»
6
An Early-14th-Century Japanese Flask Is on the Block
Bonhams New York will auction a rare early-14th-century Japanese Ko-Seto heishi, or flask, as part of its “Fine Japanese & Korean Works of ... «Architectural Digest, Mar 15»
7
Valentine's Day 2015 Gifts For Mom: 6 Presents For Every Budget …
For Valentine's Day, give Mom this rose quartz crystal bracelet, which is detailed with gold-plated heishi and a brass Eye of the Sea logo charm. «International Business Times, Feb 15»
8
Her mom tries to copy her fashion sense
... pink agate drop earrings from Halloween in Philadelphia; "Joaquin" silver hand piece with heishi (organic shell and stone beads) and silver ... «The News Journal, Jul 14»
9
Placitas couple shares their studio space, award
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — When Althea Cajero was a little girl at Kewa Pueblo, she helped her grandmother drill white clam shells into heishi ... «Albuquerque Journal, May 14»
10
Turquoise dreams
To distinguish herself from the heishi hordes, Reano Owen crafted intricately inlaid cuffs curving atop mother-of-pearl backings. She merged ... «Albuquerque Journal, May 14»

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« EDUCALINGO. Heishi [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/heishi>. Sep 2019 ».
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