Definitions

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  • adj. Borne not erect, but diagonally athwart an escutcheon.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Borne not erect, but diagonally athwart an escutcheon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In heraldry, in a position as if being carried. See cross portate, under cross. Also portant.

Etymologies

Latin portatus, past participle of portare ("to carry"). (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Haec illi portate, — — — [5464] he desires to confer with some of her acquaintance, for his heart is still with her, [5465] to talk of her, admiring and commending her, lamenting, moaning, wishing himself anything for her sake, to have opportunity to see her, O that he might but enjoy her presence!

    Anatomy of Melancholy

  • Any reason why the 'r' is dropped from 'portate bien, mijo' ... approximately 'Behave well my child' or maybe 'Behave yourself, my son'?

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  • : S'io potessi sperare [0: 14] 5 Aria: Aure, portate [3: 24] 6 Rec.

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  • I video si basano su queste opere, portate alla vita da Jeremy McCracken sulle musiche di Zach Johnston.

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  • Maxwell Award (Miglior Giocatore Offensivo): come gi anticipato saranno gli alfieri di Florida e Texas, Tebow e McCoy, the giocarsi criminal Mark Ingram la conquista del premio come miglior offensive player della nazione, anteponendo il loro carisma e la loro care allastro nascente di uno dei migliori runningback visti allopera in questa stagione, capace di conquistare 1,399 yards in 207 portate per un totale di twelve touchdowns; segnature che ha ottenuto anche fuori dal backfield, entrando per 3 volte in endzone e ricevendo per 225 yards totali.

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  • si, ok, lo so che il tutto e' un po triste, portate pazienza!

    A working woman

  • [82] arateom. in rec. text, portate Vulg.: so St. Ignatius was called

    NPNF1-12. Saint Chrysostom: Homilies on the Epistles of Paul to the Corinthians

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