bordure

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See also: Bordüre

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Old French bordure

Noun[edit]

bordure (plural bordures)

  1. (heraldry) A contrasting border around a shield.

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Verb[edit]

bordure

  1. (archaic) singular present subjunctive of borduren

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French bordure, bordeure, from border (to border), from bort, bord (a border), of Germanic origin.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔʁ.dyʁ/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

bordure f (plural bordures)

  1. border (the outer edge of something)
  2. (heraldry) bordure
  3. (nautical) The foot of a sail

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Noun[edit]

bordure f

  1. plural of bordura

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Etymology[edit]

From Old French bordure.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔrˈdiu̯r(ə)/, /bɔːrˈdiu̯r(ə)/, /ˈbuːrdər(ə)/, /ˈbɔrdər(ə)/

Noun[edit]

bordure (plural bordures)

  1. An edge, boundary, demarcation
  2. (heraldry) A heraldic border; a bordure
  3. A decorative border or edge

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