The fine, soft thread produced by various species of caterpillars in forming the cocoons within which the worm is inclosed during the pupa state, especially that produced by the larvae of Bombyx mori.
Hence, thread spun, or cloth woven, from the above-named material.
That which resembles silk, as the filiform styles of the female flower of maize.
Fine, lustrous, natural fiber produced by the larvae of various silk moths, especially the species Bombyx mori
Textile spun, plied, knitted or woven from silk fiber
2007 film by François Girard
2006 Taiwanese horror film directed by Chih-Hsiang Ma
|Silk (Last Name / Surname)|
Silk is the #10,140 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 3,180 people had that surname.
Silk in Spanish
|Example Sentence (Quote)|
" Separation isn't time or distance it's the bridge between us finer than silk thread sharper than swords" - Nazim Hikmet