EMEDD Citations for "insignia"

Ian Lancashire
University of Toronto

for the Shakespeare Association of America
San Francisco 1999

  1. insignia (Latin entry by Thomas Thomas 1587)

    Insignia, orum, n. g. Signes, markes, or tokens of honour, whereby euerie estate or great authoritie is knowne: as robes, maces, swordes borne vpright, cappes of maintenance, staues tipped with silver, crownes of laurell: also badges or armes of gentlemen: pageants: braue and gallant deckings.

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