martlet - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "martlet" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

martlet / ласточка, стриж черный
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Перевод
имя существительное
ласточка
swallow, martlet
стриж черный
martlet
Определения
имя существительное
a bird like a swallow without feet, borne (typically with the wings closed) as a charge or a mark of cadency for a fourth son.
What the martlet was originally is a matter for dispute. Some claim it was the martin, for in some mediaeval documents it is written as "martenette".
Примеры
The martlet in French heraldry is called the merlette, represented by a swallow, depicted without legs, and later usually. without a beak.
What the martlet was originally is a matter for dispute. Some claim it was the martin, for in some mediaeval documents it is written as "martenette".
The martlet signifies nobility acquired through bravery, prowess or intelligence. On English arms it was a mark of cadency signifying the fourth son, for whom there was little doubt that there would be no land left for him to inherit.
The fifth martlet was added because when the charges were placed on a shield, the base looked a bit empty.
Martlets do not have any strong meaning in heraldry, but some have commented that the bird, which is similar to the swift, connoted speed or swiftness.