bordure

noun
bor·​dure | \ ˈbȯr-jər How to pronounce bordure (audio) \

Definition of bordure

: a border on a heraldic shield

First Known Use of bordure

14th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bordure

Middle English

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“Bordure.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bordure. Accessed 1 Dec. 2021.

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