Counter-compony
Counter-compony \Coun"ter-com*po`ny\ (-k[o^]m*p[=o]`n[y^]), a. (Her.) See {Compony}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Compony — Com*po ny, ||Compon e Com*po n[ e], a. [F. compon[ e].] (Her.) Divided into squares of alternate tinctures in a single row; said of any bearing; or, in the case of a bearing having curved lines, divided into patches of alternate colors following… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • counter-gobony — Her. = counter compony. in Robson Brit. Herald III. Gloss …   Useful english dictionary

  • Compon'e — Compony Com*po ny, ||Compon e Com*po n[ e], a. [F. compon[ e].] (Her.) Divided into squares of alternate tinctures in a single row; said of any bearing; or, in the case of a bearing having curved lines, divided into patches of alternate colors… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • counterpony — † counterˈpony, a. Her. Obs. [counter 14.] = counter compony. [see counter checky] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Compone — coat of arms of Beaufort, earls and dukes of Somerset, being the royal arms of England differenced with a bordure compony argent and azure In heraldry, an ordinary componé, compony or gobony is composed of a row of panes of alternating tinctures; …   Wikipedia

  • Gobony — Her. A row of squares with alternating tinctures. This was also known as compony . When there were two rows, this was known as counter compony . Thus one might find *bend gobony and bend counter compony …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

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  • Graham Anderson — Graham Leslie Anderson, FRHSC is a Canadian heraldic scholar and officer of arms. Anderson was formerly a student of Shawnigan Lake School and he began teaching at the School in 1957. Currently, he is the longest serving staff member at Shawnigan …   Wikipedia

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