Norroy

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French norht, north, nort (north) + roi (king).

Noun[edit]

Norroy (plural Norroys)

  1. (heraldry) The most northern of the English kings-of-arms, whose jurisdiction lies north of the Trent.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for Norroy in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)