gonfalon[gän′fə län′, -lən]
gonfalon definition by Webster's New World
Origin: French ; from Old French gonfanon, banner ; from Frankish an unverified form gundfano, battle standard (akin to Old English guthfana) ; from gund, battle (akin to Old English guth: see defend) plush fano (OE fana), banner: see fanon
gonfalon definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Origin: Italian gonfalone, of Germanic origin; see gwhen- in Indo-European roots.