Bars gemel
Gemel Gem"el, a. [OF. gemel twin, F. jumeau, L. gemellus twin, doubled, dim. of geminus. See {Gemini}, and cf. {Gimmal}.] (Her.) Coupled; paired. [1913 Webster]

{Bars gemel} (Her.), two barrulets placed near and parallel to each other. [1913 Webster]


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  • bars gemel — or bars gemels plural of bar gemel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Gemel — Gem el, n. 1. One of the twins. [Obs.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. (Heb.) One of the barrulets placed parallel and closed to each other. Cf. {Bars gemel}, under {Gemel}, a. [1913 Webster] Two gemels silver between two griffins passant. Strype.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gemel hinge — Gemel Gem el, n. 1. One of the twins. [Obs.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. (Heb.) One of the barrulets placed parallel and closed to each other. Cf. {Bars gemel}, under {Gemel}, a. [1913 Webster] Two gemels silver between two griffins passant. Strype …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gemel ring — Gemel Gem el, n. 1. One of the twins. [Obs.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. (Heb.) One of the barrulets placed parallel and closed to each other. Cf. {Bars gemel}, under {Gemel}, a. [1913 Webster] Two gemels silver between two griffins passant. Strype …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gemel window — Gemel Gem el, n. 1. One of the twins. [Obs.] Wyclif. [1913 Webster] 2. (Heb.) One of the barrulets placed parallel and closed to each other. Cf. {Bars gemel}, under {Gemel}, a. [1913 Webster] Two gemels silver between two griffins passant. Strype …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Gemel — Gem el, a. [OF. gemel twin, F. jumeau, L. gemellus twin, doubled, dim. of geminus. See {Gemini}, and cf. {Gimmal}.] (Her.) Coupled; paired. [1913 Webster] {Bars gemel} (Her.), two barrulets placed near and parallel to each other. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • bars gemels — see bars gemel …   Useful english dictionary

  • gemel — noun a) A twin (also attributively). half a million which Demon considered henceforth as a loan his cousin should certainly refund him if sanity counted for something on this gemel planet. b) Two small bars placed together …   Wiktionary

  • bar gemel — noun or bar gemelle (plural bars gemel or bars gemels or bars gemelles) heraldry : a pair of narrow bars borne close together called also …   Useful english dictionary

  • bar gemel — /jem euhl/, pl. bars gemels. Heraldry. a charge consisting of two barrulets separated by an area the width of a barrulet. [1600 10] * * * …   Universalium

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