pennoned

See pennon.

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Universalium. 2010.

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  • pennoned — adjective set with one or more pennons (of a pole, spear, mast, etc.) …   Wiktionary

  • pennoned — penÉ™nd adj. having a flag, having a pennant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pennoned — pennˈoned adjective Bearing a pennon • • • Main Entry: ↑pennon …   Useful english dictionary

  • pennon — pennoned, adj. /pen euhn/, n. 1. a distinctive flag in any of various forms, as tapering, triangular, or swallow tailed, formerly one borne on the lance of a knight. 2. a pennant. 3. any flag or banner. 4. a wing or pinion. [1325 75; ME penon <… …   Universalium

  • pennon — [ pɛnən] noun less common term for pennant. Derivatives pennoned adjective Origin ME: from OFr., from L. penna feather …   English new terms dictionary

  • pennon — n. 1 a long narrow flag, triangular or swallow tailed, esp. as the military ensign of lancer regiments. 2 Naut. a long pointed streamer on a ship. 3 a flag. Derivatives: pennoned adj. Etymology: ME f. OF f. L penna feather …   Useful english dictionary

  • pen|noned — «PEHN uhnd», adjective. bearing a pennon: »Behind this line we get a glimpse of plumed helmets and pennoned lances of some of the cavalry (Westminster Gazette) …   Useful english dictionary

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