Sentence Examples


  • An order of the Lily, with a fleur-de-lis for badge, was established in the Roman states by Pope Paul III.
  • South of the central court were found parts of a relief in the same material, showing a personage with a fleur-de-lis crown and collar.
  • 4.-Marble Head Duro, Representing Male Fosso From Amorgos (Ash With Fleur-De-Lis Collar.
  • The conventional fleur-de-lis, as Littre says, represents very imperfectly three flowers of the white lily (Lilium) joined together, the central one erect, and each of the other two curving outwards.
  • The fleur-de-lis is a common device in ancient decoration, notably in India and in Egypt,where it was the symbol of life and resurrection, the attribute of the god Horus.
 

How would you define LIS? Add your definition here.

comments powered by Disqus