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fleur-de-lis

A stylized three-petal flower representing the French royal lily, tied by an encircling band and used as an ornamental device in late Gothic architecture and in later derivatives. See also: Ornament
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fleur-de-lis

of France. [Flower Symbolism: Halberts, 28]

fleur-de-lis

symbol of the trinity; resembles lily. [Christian Symbolism: EB, IV: 182]
See: Trinity
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In a special Maes B edition of music series, Ochr 1 on Thursday, 31 August on S4C, Griff Lynch will look back at some of the highlights of the week with performances by Y Reu, HMS Morris, Candelas, Yws Gwynedd and Fleur de Lys. Ochr 1: Mzaes B, S4c, Thursday, 9.30 Ochr 1: Maes B S4C, nos Iau 9.30
11 November 2017: Fleur De Lys v Abergavenny, Abertysswg v Newport HSOB, Tredegar Ironsides v Usk, Monmouth v Machen, Oakdale v RTB Ebbw Vale, Blackwood Stars v Chepstow.
Philibert de Narp's memorandum of 1669 makes a number of interesting observations about French or, specifically, Breton operations in Newfoundland, but his summary of the report of Pierre Rouxel, who seems to have actually visited the Fleur de Lys quarry in 1668, has a special resonance for readers today, given the prehistoric cultural context we now give the site.
Celebrity chef and Fleur de Lys consultant Charles Azar was chosen to bring Ward's design to life.
Our next production is the panto Beauty And The Beast at Ysgol Gyfun Cwm Rhymni, Fleur de Lys from October 29 to November 2.
Un o'r uchafbwyntiau fydd perfformiad y band newydd ifanc o Ynys Mon, Fleur de Lys, sy'n ymddangos am y tro cyntaf ar Stiwdio Gefn i berfformio dwy gan o'u EP cyntaf yn eu harddull bop-roc bachog.
THE big winners of the day in One East were fifth-placed Nelson, who helped themselves to 10 tries on their way to a crushing 68-0 home win over bottom side Fleur de Lys.
IN Two East, Llantrisant completed a phenomenal comeback to thrash Fleur De Lys 59-30, having been 30-3 down at half-time.
A similar mobile operator in Dudley Street, behind the Station Street Rep Theatre, by Alex (Fleur De Lys Pie) Douglas served theatre-goers, clubbers and bikers.
The Regent Street side were held to a 2-2 draw at Fleur De Lys.
ABERAVON hammered FLEUR DE LYS 68-15 with Jamie Davies scoring 28 points through two tries and nine conversions.
FLEUR DE LYS (12.02pm) is a youngster still learning the ropes, but John Sherry's youngster can make it third time lucky at Walthamstow today, writes Tony Bullen.