Engouled


Engouled
Her. Used of a "charge entering a mouth, e.g. a cross being swallowed by an animal. -
Cf. Vorant

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  • Engouled — En*gouled , a. (Her.) Partly swallowed; disappearing in the jaws of anything; as, an infant engouled by a serpent; said also of an ordinary, when its two ends to issue from the mouths of lions, or the like; as, a bend engouled. [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engouled — adjective see engoulée * * * engouled /en gooldˈ/ (heraldry) adjective Of bends, crosses, etc, having ends that enter the mouths of animals ORIGIN: Fr engoulée, from en in, and OFr goule (Fr gueule) a beast s mouth * * * engouled, a. Her.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • engouled — en·gouled …   English syllables

  • Engoul'ee — En gou l[ e]e , a. [F., p. p. of engouler to swallow up; pref. en (L. in) + gueule mouth.] (Her.) Same as {Engouled}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Royal Bend of Castile — The Royal Bend of Castile ( Banda Real de Castilla ), was the positional ensign, “ guión ” of the Castilian monarch. It was created in 1332 by Alfonso XI, King of Castile and León, he also instituted the Knights of the Band, a military order.… …   Wikipedia

  • Engoulant — Cf. Engouled; Vorant …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • Vorant — Her. Term used when the *charge is a fish or dolphin swallowing a fish. Engoulant is a synonym. [< Lat. voro = to devour] Cf. Engouled …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases


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