A narrow forked flag or streamer attached to a staff or lance or flown from a ship's masthead.
A representation of a ribbon or scroll bearing an inscription.
A narrow flag or pennant, esp. one attached to a lance or carried at the masthead of a ship.
A ribbonlike scroll, or a representation of one, carrying an inscription or symbol.
Origin of banderole
- French from Italian banderuola diminutive of bandiera banner from Vulgar Latin bandāria banner
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition