fleury

[ flur-ee, floo r-ee ]
/ ˈflɜr i, ˈflʊər i /
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adjective Heraldry.

terminating in fleurs-de-lis: a cross fleury.
ornamented with fleurs-de-lis.
Also flory.

Origin of fleury

1375–1425; late Middle English flourre < Middle French fleure, derivative of fleur flower; see -ee

Definition for fleury (2 of 2)

Fleury

[ flœ-ree ]
/ flœˈri /

noun

An·dré Her·cule de [ahn-drey er-kyl duh] /ɑ̃ˈdreɪ ɛrˈkül də/, 1653–1743, French cardinal and statesman.
Claude [klohd] /kloʊd/, 1640–1723, French ecclesiastical historian.

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Fleury

/ (French flœri) /

noun

André Hercule de (ɑ̃dre ɛrkyl də). 1653–1743, French cardinal and statesman: Louis XV's chief adviser and virtual ruler of France (1726–43)

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