gonfalon

[ gon-fuh-luh n ]SEE DEFINITION OF gonfalon

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GONFALON

Down are gone both cap and feather,   Lance and gonfalon are down!

The people were drawn together under the Gonfalon of justice and the ensigns of the companies of the artisans.

Gonfalon, gon′fa-lon, n. an ensign or standard with streamers—also Gon′fanon.

The galley was driven ashore and the old fellow leapt on to the beach, the gonfalon being borne before him.

The Doge himself, seventy-two years and all, reared his gonfalon of gold in the Piazza and decided to lead the armament.

He registered a vow to set a watch on this solicitous cousin who offered so readily to bear his gonfalon.

The gonfalon was in action borne close to the person of the commander-in-chief and denoted his position.

Behind this gonfalon advanced two by two the Brothers of the Consolation.

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