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Origin of argent
Words nearby argent
Definition for argent (2 of 2)
Example sentences from the Web for argent
Here there is no colour at all, so the mantling would be gules and argent.
At the Dissolution the arms were Gules, two keys in saltire surmounted by a sword in pale, argent.Bell's Cathedrals: The Cathedral Church of Gloucester [2nd ed.]|H. J. L. J. Mass
"Argent, three stags trippant proper" would have a mantling gules and argent.
Argent evidently understood his true character, though he treated him with jocular familiarity.The Ayrshire Legatees|John Galt
Killegrew of Cornwall bore, Argent, an eagle displayed with two heads sable, within a bordure sable bezantee.The Curiosities of Heraldry|Mark Antony Lower
British Dictionary definitions for argent
- an archaic or poetic word for silver
- (as adjective; often postpositive, esp in heraldry)a bend argent