Lozengy

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Lozengy (Her) Divided into lozenge-shaped compartments, as the field or a bearing, by lines drawn in the direction of the bend sinister.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • lozengy In heraldry, having the whole surface covered with lozenges or formed into lozenge-shaped divisions. This is very often depicted with exact squares set cornerwise.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Lozengy (her.) divided into lozenge-shaped compartments
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. losangé,. See Lozenge
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
O. Fr. losange, flattery, whence its use for an epitaph, square slab, window-pane.

Usage

In literature:

Lozengy gules and argent.
"The Manual of Heraldry; Fifth Edition" by Anonymous
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