tetraskelion

noun

tet·​ra·​skel·​i·​on
ˌte‧trəˈskelēən,
-ēˌän
plural tetraskelions
-nz
or tetraskelia
-ēə
: a figure (as the swastika) composed of four arms radiating from a center and bent in the same direction compare triskelion

Word History

Etymology

New Latin, diminutive of tetraskele

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“Tetraskelion.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tetraskelion. Accessed 19 May. 2024.

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