scutcheon

  • 1 Scutcheon — Scutch eon, n. [Aphetic form of escutcheon.] 1. An escutcheon; an emblazoned shield. Bacon. [1913 Webster] The corpse lay in state, with all the pomp of scutcheons, wax lights, black hangings, and mutes. Macaulay. [1913 Webster] 2. A small plate… …

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  • 2 scutcheon — [skuch′ən] n. [ME scochoun, aphetic for escutcheon] var. of ESCUTCHEON …

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  • 3 Scutcheon — Recorded as Scutt, Scutts, Scutch, Scutcheon, Scutching, Scutchings, this interesting English surname has at least three possible origins. It can be occupational for a scout. The derivation being from the Old French word escouter meaning to… …

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  • 4 scutcheon — noun Etymology: Middle English scochon, from Middle French escuchon Date: 14th century escutcheon …

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  • 5 scutcheon — /skuch euhn/, n. 1. escutcheon. 2. Zool. a scute. * * * …

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  • 6 scutcheon — noun an escutcheon …

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  • 7 scutcheon — Synonyms and related words: achievement, alerion, animal charge, annulet, argent, armorial bearings, armory, arms, azure, bandeau, bar, bar sinister, baton, bearings, bend, bend sinister, billet, blazon, blazonry, bordure, broad arrow, cadency… …

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  • 8 scutcheon — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. shield, insignia, crest, device; see decoration 3 …

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  • 9 scutcheon — scutch·eon || skÊŒtʃən n. shield decorated with a coat of arms …

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  • 10 scutcheon — noun archaic spelling of escutcheon …

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  • 11 scutcheon — n. Shield, escutcheon, ensign armorial, emblazoned shield …

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  • 12 scutcheon — n escutcheon. See escutcheon(def. 1) …

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  • 13 scutcheon — scutch·eon …

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  • 14 scutcheon — scutch•eon [[t]ˈskʌtʃ ən[/t]] n. 1) escutcheon 2) zool. scute …

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  • 15 scutcheon — /ˈskʌtʃən/ (say skuchuhn) noun 1. → escutcheon. 2. → scute …

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  • 16 scutcheon — n. 1 = ESCUTCHEON. 2 an ornamented brass etc. plate round or over a keyhole. 3 a plate for a name or inscription. Etymology: ME f. ESCUTCHEON …

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  • 17 Newell Dwight Hillis — Congregationalist minister Newell Dwight Hillis, ca. 1900 Newell Dwight Hillis (September 2, 1858 – February 25, 1929) was a Congregationalist minister, writer, and philosopher from Brooklyn. He served as pastor of historic Plymouth Church of the …

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  • 18 Robert Browning — Pour les articles homonymes, voir Browning. Robert Browning …

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  • 19 Westminster School — For other uses, see Westminster School (disambiguation). Westminster School Motto Dat Deus Incrementum Established 1179 (Refounded in 1560)[1] …

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  • 20 Miriam Cooper — 1923 photo from The Blue Book of the Screen Born Marian Cooper November 7, 1891(1891 11 07) Baltimore, Maryland …

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