cross·​let ˈkrȯs-lət How to pronounce crosslet (audio)
: a small cross usually with crossed arms
especially : one used as a heraldic bearing see cross illustration

Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of crosslet was in the 15th century

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Cite this Entry

“Crosslet.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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