Heralds' Office


the official heraldic authority of Scotland.


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Also called Lyon Office of Arms, Lyon Office.

Definition for lyon-office (2 of 2)

Lyon Office of Arms
[ lahy-uh n ]
/ ˈlaɪ ən /

noun Scottish Heraldry.

Also called Lyon Office.

Origin of Lyon Office of Arms

1840–50; obsolete lyon lion
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