Definition of font:
- A basin or stone vessel in which water is contained for baptizing.
- A complete assortment of printing type of one size, including a due proportion of all the letters in the alphabet, large and small, points, accents, and whatever else is necessary for printing with that variety of types; a fount.
- A fountain; a spring; a source.
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His Princely Grace the Archbishop decided that Simon should be buried in the Teynkirche, in the chapel of St. John the Baptist, by the baptismal font, within a vault of polished marble, in a fine oak coffin covered with red velvet, and guarded by a lock and three keys.- "Pictures of German Life in the XVth XVIth and XVIIth Centuries, Vol. II.", Gustav Freytag.
L. The Font was a bowl of American gold, Won by Raleigh in days of old, In spite of Spanish bravado; And the Book of Pray'r was so overrun With gilt devices, it shone in the sun Like a copy- a presentation one- Of Humboldt's " El Dorada."- "The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood", Thomas Hood.
- "Hertfordshire", Herbert W Tompkins.