Origin of argent
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There are cotises either side of the chevron which are white (Argent).
Que si la Royne vouloit qu'ils y allassent, on leur rendist leur argent, & qu'ils fissent ce que bon leur sembleroit.
She was silent now, pondering, and her dark eyes were fixed blankly on the distant argent glimmer of the lake.The Rake's Progress|Marjorie Bowen
Argent′al; Argentif′erous, bearing or containing silver; Ar′gentine, relating to or like silver: sounding like silver.
Gules, a pair of scales or; on a chief azure (color on color) three cross-crosslets argent.Parisians in the Country|Honore de Balzac
Fifty francs argent métallique would, Delessert knew, purchase her; but with assignats, it was quite another affair.
British Dictionary definitions for argent
- an archaic or poetic word for silver
- (as adjective; often postpositive, esp in heraldry)a bend argent