from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A small pennon, flag, or streamer borne on a lance.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A pencel.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A small pennon borne on a lance. See pencel.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as pennon
- n. In heraldry, a very small flag resembling a pennon in shape and use.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a small pennant borne on a lance
Middle English penoncel, from Old French, diminutive of penon, pennon; see pennon.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
Old French penoncel. See pennant. (Wiktionary)