a charge representing an arrowhead with widely spread barbs.
- Also called broad arrow.
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How to use pheon in a sentence
I have before me a coin of Stralsund, minted in the fourteenth century, with the pheon for the principal type.
Query, When was the pheon, which it is supposed to be, first used as an heraldic device?
Crest, in a mural coronet argent, a pheon sable, with a sprig of laurel issuing therefrom proper.The Curiosities of Heraldry | Mark Antony Lower
The crest was a boar's head erased, azure, langued gules, pierced with a pheon.