Definition of Countercharged
1. countercharge [v] - See also: countercharge
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Literary usage of Countercharged
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Journal of the ... Annual Convention, Diocese of Maryland by Convention, Episcopal Church, Diocese of Maryland (1916)
"imply countercharged per bend, a wholly adequate heraldic abbreviation. "Finally, a 'pheon' has been placed 'in chief—the head of a dart, ..."
2. Archaeologia Cambrensis by Cambrian Archaeological Association (1851)
"P. pale gul and or, a 4> arg. between 2 endorsed countercharged.—Ithel Anwyl. Quarterly, arg. and sab. 4 countercharged. ..."
3. A Familiar Introduction to Heraldry: Explaining in a Series of Lectures the by Archibald Barrington (1848)
"Another example is given at Q 5—" Party per fess, gu. and ar., a pale, countercharged." Again, at T 10 and E 8, and in the arms of Wales, at X 7. ..."
4. A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by Henry Gough, James Parker (1894)
"... and is still used by French heralds : it is in most cases practically equivalent to the more recent term countercharged. The following are examples, ..."
5. An Alphabetical Dictionary of Coats of Arms Belonging to Families in Great by John Woody Papworth (1874)
"(Lions) Per fess arg. and vert a pale countercharged three lion's holds erased gu. ... as many eres- cents all countercharged. ..."