Advertisement

Advertisement

tau cross

noun

  1. a T -shaped cross.


tau cross

noun

  1. a cross shaped like the Greek letter tau Also calledSaint Anthony's cross


Discover More

Word History and Origins

Origin of tau cross1

late Middle English word dating back to 1425–75
Discover More

Example Sentences

The cross and ball, so frequently found on Egyptian figures, is a circle and the tau cross.

It is noticeable that the Christian flag bears the Tau Cross.

Another interesting form of the cross is the Tau-cross, so called because shaped like the Greek letter tau (T).

The figure found in the tau-cross was the symbol of eternal life with the ancient Egyptians.

There are also ruins of two churches (a monastery having been founded here by St. Columba), and a peculiar tau-cross.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement


Tauchnitztaught