Definition of gonfalonier in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌɡänfələˈnir/


The bearer of a gonfalon; a standard-bearer.
Example sentences
  • The names of the gonfaloniers will be listed in the program.
  • To be selected to be a gonfalonier is considered an honor, as their academic department chooses the person elected to carry it.
  • It is borne at the head of all university processions by a senior faculty member known as the gonfalonier.

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Syllabification: gon·fa·lon·ier

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