[ ban-uh-ret ]
/ ˌbæn əˈrɛt /
a small banner.
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Words nearby banneret
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Example sentences from the Web for bannerette
The old man flourished the flat kid like a bannerette, whilst he arranged the fire.Sea and Sardinia|D. H. Lawrence
British Dictionary definitions for bannerette (1 of 2)
/ (ˌbænəˈrɛt) /
a small banner
Word Origin for bannerette
C13: from Old French baneret, from banere banner
British Dictionary definitions for bannerette (2 of 2)
/ (ˈbænərɪt, -əˌrɛt) /
noun (in the Middle Ages)
Also called: knight banneret a knight who was entitled to command other knights and men-at-arms under his own banner
a title of knighthood conferred by the king for valour on the battlefield
Word Origin for banneret
C14: from Old French banerete a small banner
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