Definition of gyronny in English:

gyronny

Line breaks: gyr|onny
Pronunciation: /dʒʌɪˈrɒni
 
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adjective

Heraldry
  • (Of a shield) divided into eight gyrons by straight lines all crossing at the fess point.
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    • Moreover, the only examples we've seen of multiple gyronny divisions in one device involved marshalling.
    • The design of the coat of arms as granted, is the gyronny differenced by a silver globe at centre point, to emphasize the worldwide spread of our Clan.
    • Ada's family bore gyronny of ten argent and sable, and the earliest known version of the arms, were gyronny of eight argent and sable.

Origin

late Middle English: from French gironné, from giron (see gyron).

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