Definitions

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  • n. A bearing like a chevron, but of only half its width.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A bearing like a chevron, but of only half its width.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In heraldry, a bearing like the chevron, but of only half its width; a half-chevron. See cheveronny.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Earls by charging _silver fleurs de lys_ on each chevronel, as in No. 367 (E.  2); and, for secondary difference, they sometimes added a

    The Handbook to English Heraldry

  • Many a red chevron or chevronel, with other devices, charged upon a golden field, or a gold chevron on a red field, is a sign of feudal alliance with the great house of DE CLARE, whose Shield was -- _Or, three chevronels gu.

    The Handbook to English Heraldry

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