Lyon Herald

noun Ly·on Herald \¦līən-\

Definition of Lyon Herald

  1. 1 :  the chief of the royal heralds in medieval and 16th century Scotland

  2. 2 :  lyon king of arms

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Origin and Etymology of lyon herald

Middle English (Scots dialect) leon heraud, from leon lion + heraud herald; from the representation of a lion on the royal shield


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