Definition of rompu
of a heraldic ordinary
: depicted as broken usually with the broken piece pushed up — compare fracted 2
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Origin and Etymology of rompu
French, past participle of rompre to break, from Latin rumpere
First Known Use: 1632See Words from the same year
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