Definition of Flaunches
1. flaunch [v] - See also: flaunch
Lexicographical Neighbors of Flaunches
Literary usage of Flaunches
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. An Alphabetical Dictionary of Coats of Arms Belonging to Families in Great by John Woody Papworth (1874)
"Flowers Vert three roses in pale arg. betw. two flaunches of the last. ... Arg. ten trefoils slipped vert betw. two flaunches sa. TRESHAM, co. Notts. ..."
2. An Alphabetical Dictionary of Coats of Arms Belonging to Families in Great by John Woody Papworth (1874)
"IY Sa. a lion ramp. betw. three ducal coronets or and two flaunches erm. ... Sa. two swans in pale ppr. membered or betw. as many flaunches of the last. ..."
3. A Treatise on Heraldry, British and Foreign: With English and French Glossaries by John Woodward (1896)
"Gules, two leopard's faces between as many flaunches or, is the coat of FRERE. There are a very few instances in which flaunches have been formed by a ..."
4. A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by Henry Gough, James Parker (1894)
"... projecting triangles, the outer edge of each side of the shield forming the base respectively. Or, two flaunches ... between as many flaunches ermine ..."
5. The Old Halls, Manors and Families of Derbyshire by Joseph Tilley (1892)
".Azure, three escallops in pale or, between two flaunches ermine. Crest : Within an annulet or, enriched with a ruby, a pheon argent. *Clifford. ..."
6. Treatise on the Steam Engine by James Renwick (1839)
"The piston in this case is a single cylindric plate of cast iron. Two flat rings are turned out off its curved surface, leaving three flaunches. ..."