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jade +‎ -en


jaden (not comparable)

  1. (rare, nonstandard) Made of, resembling, or pertaining to jade.
    She wore a jaden crown.
    • 1988, Florian C. Reiter, "The Visible Divinity: The Sacred Icon in Religious Taoism", Nachrichten der Gesellschaft für Natur- und Völkerkunde Ostasiens (NOAG), Issue 144, page 66:
      They were led by white rays to a spot where they found a jaden figure of Lao-tzu buried in the ground.
    • 2007, Nathan Redman, "Ave", in Bloodwork: Poems, Xulon Press (2007), page 327:
      O Ruby Rose on Jasmine Leaf and Jaden Rod!
    • 2013, Hans Ulrich Vogel, Marco Polo Was in China: New Evidence from Currencies, Salts and Revenues, Brill (2013), ISBN 9789004231931, page 114:
      A red stamp was impressed on the notes by means of the jaden state seal, the āl, with which the rulers were invested.
    • For more examples of usage of this term, see the citations page.

Lower Sorbian[edit]


From Proto-Slavic *(j)edinъ, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ed-(H)iHnos, from *(H)óy(H)nos.



jaden (feminine jadna, neuter jadno)

  1. (cardinal) one
  2. (in plural) some