Sorry, no definitions found. Check out and contribute to the discussion of this word!


Sorry, no etymologies found.


    Sorry, no example sentences found.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.

  • Main Entry: gon·fa·lon

    Function: noun

    Inflected Form(s): -s

    Etymology: Italian gonfalone, from Old Italian, from Old French gonfanon, gonfalon -- more at GONFANON

    1 : the ensign or standard in use by certain princes or states (as the medieval republics of Italy)

    2 : a flag that hangs from a crosspiece or frame


    "gonfalon." Webster's Third New International Dictionary, Unabridged. Merriam-Webster, 2002. (6 Jan. 2007).

    January 6, 2007