Definition of Escrolls

1. escroll [n] - See also: escroll



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Escrolls

escouts
escoveitch
escribe
escribed
escribes
escribing
escritoire
escritoires
escritorial
escroc
escrocs
escrod
escrods
escrol
escroll
escrolls (current term)
escrols
escrow
escrow funds
escrowed
escrowing
escrows
escuage
escuages
escudo
escudos
esculapian
esculent
esculents
esculic

Literary usage of Escrolls

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. The Colours of the British Army: Comprising the Standards, Guidons, and ...by Robert French McNair by Robert French McNair (1869)
"... crowned with a like coronet, and thereon a plume of three peacocks' feathers proper, en- signed by the imperial crown ; and on escrolls, or, ..."

2. A Glossary of Terms Used in Heraldry by Henry Gough, James Parker (1894)
"Scrolls are occasionally found in both these positions. escrolls occur rarely as charges. Or, on a bend sable, three ostrich feathers argent, ..."

3. Archaeologia, Or, Miscellaneous Tracts Relating to Antiquity by Society of Antiquaries of London (1846)
"... and in each pipe two white Ostrich Feathers ,-k and a sable shield charged with three Ostrich Feathers ermine, the quills and escrolls or, together with ..."

4. A Treatise on Heraldry, British and Foreign: With English and French Glossaries by John Woodward (1896)
"(Plate I., fig I.) The garter-plate of JOHN BEAUFORT, Duke of SOMERSET, bears two ostrich feathers erect with golden escrolls, the " pens" being company ..."

5. English Heraldry: With Four Hundred and Fifty Illus. Drawn and Engraved on by Charles Boutell (1907)
"... and fixed in golden escrolls ; No. 404. In the Harleian MS. 304, f. 12, it is stated that the Ostrich Feather of silver, the pen thus compone'e argent ..."

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