tetraskelion

noun
tet·​ra·​skel·​i·​on | \ ˌte‧trəˈskelēən, -ēˌän \
plural tetraskelions\ -​nz \ or tetraskelia\ -​ēə \

Definition of tetraskelion

: a figure (as the swastika) composed of four arms radiating from a center and bent in the same direction — compare triskelion

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History and Etymology for tetraskelion

New Latin, diminutive of tetraskele

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“Tetraskelion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetraskelion. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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