fleury

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adjective fleu·ry \ ˈflu̇r-ē \

Definition of fleury

of a heraldic cross
:having the ends of the arms broadening out into the heads of fleurs-de-lis — see cross illustration

Origin and Etymology of fleury

alteration of Middle English flory, from Anglo-French floré, flowered from flur, flor flower — more at flower


Fleury

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biographical name Fleu·ry \ ˌflər-ˈē \

Definition of Fleury

André-Hercule de 1653–1743 French cardinal and statesman

Fleury

biographical name

Definition of Fleury

Claude 1640–1723 French ecclesiastical historian

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