oriflamme


ori·flamme

noun \ˈr-ə-ˌflam, ˈär-\

Definition of ORIFLAMME

:  a banner, symbol, or ideal inspiring devotion or courage

Origin of ORIFLAMME

Middle English oriflamble, the banner of St. Denis, from Middle French, from Old French ori flambe, small flag
First Known Use: 1600

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