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Jerusalem cross

noun

  1. a cross whose four arms are each capped with a crossbar and often with a small Greek cross centered in each quadrant.


Jerusalem cross

noun

  1. a cross the equal arms of which end in a bar Also calledcross potent


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Word History and Origins

Origin of Jerusalem cross1

First recorded in 1605–15

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