- the third King-of-Arms in England: since 1943, called Norroy and Ulster
C15: Old French nor north + roy king
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On the same day, the French recaptured the village of Norroy.
Feb. 18—Allies make offensive movements; Germans give up Norroy.
The head of it was the officer known to later centuries as Norroy King-at-Arms!A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
There the Norroy King-of-Arms exhorted him to spare blood and yield himself a prisoner.Old and New London