Definition of antherine in English:

antherine

(also anterne)

noun

historical
  • A type of light fabric made from a mixture of wool and silk, or of cotton and mohair.

Origin

Late 17th century. Origin uncertain. Perhaps from ancient Greek ἀνθηρός flowery, bright-coloured + -ine.

Pronunciation

antherine

/ˈanθərʌɪn/