Sentence Examples


  • As early as I120 three fleurs-de-lis were sculptured on the capitals of the Chapelle Saint-Aignan at Paris.
  • 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.