A man holding two banderillas.
any of several barbed darts with little streamers attached to them, that the banderillero sticks into the neck and shoulders of the bull
Origin of banderillaSpanish diminutive of bandera, akin to French bannière ; from Vulgar Latin an unverified form bandaria: see banner
A decorated barbed dart that is thrust into the bull's neck or shoulder muscles by a banderillero in a bullfight.
Origin of banderillaSpanish, diminutive of bandera, banner, from Vulgar Latin *bandāria; see banner.