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formée

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adjective for·mée \ˈfȯr-ˌmā, fȯr-ˈ\

Definition of formée

of a heraldic cross

  1. :  having the arms narrow at the center and expanding toward the ends — see cross illustration



Origin and Etymology of formée

French, feminine past participle of former to form, from Old French, from Latin formare


First Known Use: 15th century


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