Middle English from Old French from Latin argentumsilverarg- in Indo-European roots
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
Borrowing from Old French argent (“silver”), from Latinargentum (“white money, silver”)
Argent Sentence Examples
Checky or and azure with a fesse gules fretty argent.
Trenton is served by the Pennsylvania (main line and Belvidere division) and the Philadelphia & Reading railway systems, by inter-urban electric railways, and by small freight and passenger steamers on the Delaware river; the Delaware && Raritan Canal connects with r 0 U Argent Diagram of Half of Trente et Quarante Table.
Argent a fesse sable with a lion passant argent a fesse sable with a lion passant argent thereon.