Plural: welkins

Sky; heaven; firmament.


—Starry night welkins will be projected wallswide allroundly. Starlets for good dreams.— she explained and placed the lantern in a dark niche in the wall. (Context: Grandma Estela is preparing a boy named Bruno for his first night in their smallest guestroom on 5 Misty Road. Candlelight will project through star-shaped holes of her lantern onto the walls, creating an illusion of fairy-tale night skies. Source: J∙ Okram - The Mystery of the Rammed Key.)

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Julion Okram's Word Explainer is a concise dictionary of uncommon, less standard and expert words appearing in mystery thrillers and science fiction adventures. It contains little-known or fictional geographical names, scientific terms, slang, professional jargons, archaisms, dialects, neologisms, composite expressions, etc⋅. Find word definitions, alternative meanings, occasional notes about etymology and stems, and story-related contextual remarks. The entire vocabulary is searchable online. Readers wishing to go offline or have a printed reference at hand can download this full glossary as a wordbook in PDF format.