Gule

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Gule The throat; the gullet. "Throats so wide and gules so gluttonous."
    • v. t Gule To give the color of gules to.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n gule The throat; the gullet.
    • n gule Gluttony.
    • gule In heraldry, to give the color of gules to.
    • n gule A term occurring in the phrase gule of August, Lammas day (August 1st).
    • gule To laugh or grin; sneer; boast.
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Usage

In literature:

Over all, on an escutcheon of the first, a jambe gules.
"The White Company" by Arthur Conan Doyle
The supporters, a griffin and dragon gules, enchained or, made a pretty effect in the carving.
"The Lily of the Valley" by Honore de Balzac
My fair cousin of Burgundy granted no armorial bearings with a field of gules.
"Notre-Dame de Paris" by Victor Hugo
Gules told her that I was Fitzstultz's favourite of the whole regiment; and, Gad!
"The Book of Snobs" by William Makepeace Thackeray
GULES, gullet, throat; heraldic term for red.
"The Poetaster" by Ben Jonson
GULES, gullet, throat; heraldic term for red.
"Sejanus: His Fall" by Ben Jonson
GULES, gullet, throat; heraldic term for red.
"Every Man In His Humor" by Ben Jonson
On our brigade arm-band it becomes an iddy-umpty gules on a field azure.
"Punch, or the London Charivari, Vol. 153, August 1, 1917." by Various
Gules on Bess of Hardwick, 296.
"Notes & Queries, Index of Volume 1" by Various
Argent, a pallet, gules.
"The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition" by Anonymous
It is three chevrons gules, I take it.
"Beatrix of Clare" by John Reed Scott
The COUNTESS OF GULES.
"Fashionable Philosophy and Other Sketches" by Laurence Oliphant
The glow of a wintery sunset came through the windows to the west, and fell in warm gules on the altar.
"A Son of Hagar" by Sir Hall Caine
Ardern silver, a fesse chequy, gold and azur between three cressards gules.
"Shakespeare's Family" by Mrs. C. C. Stopes
Their arms, Or, on two bars gules six mascles of the field, on a canton sable a leopard's face of the first.
"Notes and Queries, Number 212, November 19, 1853" by Various
Crest, a lion passant azure, langued gules.
"Notes and Queries, Number 233, April 15, 1854" by Various
Be sure you ask AUGUSTUS, and write to me directly to LADY DE GULES'S.
"Punch - Volume 25 (Jul-Dec 1853)" by Various
The COLOURS are gules, azure, vert, purpure, sable, tenne, and sanguine.
"The Curiosities of Heraldry" by Mark Antony Lower
Thus Hondescote bore "Ermine a border gules" or "Gules a scocheon ermine.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 13, Slice 3" by Various
The proper blazoning of his family arms is: ermine, six roses gules.
"Book-Plates" by William J. Hardy
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In news:

Tiffany gule diamanter ligesom en strøm af salmerne.
In WORLD Post 28 September 2012 By Abdi Guled and Tom Odula Hits: 1503.
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