[ nou-ee, noh-ee ]
/ ˈnaʊ i, ˈnoʊ i /

adjective Heraldry.

noting a partition line or charge in which one or more curves interrupt a normally straight line or lines, usually halfway along their length: per fess nowy; a cross nowy.

Words nearby nowy

Origin of nowy

1555–65; < Middle French noue knotted < Latin nōdātus. See node, -ate1 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019