Par·a·pher·na·li·a n. pl.
1. Law Something reserved to a wife, over and above her dower, being chiefly apparel and ornaments suited to her degree.
2. Personal belongings; ornaments; finery; sundry objects carried about for personal convenience.
n : equipment consisting of miscellaneous articles needed for a
particular operation or sport etc. [syn: gear, appurtenances]