[gon-er-il] /ˈgɒn ər ɪl/
(in Shakespeare’s King Lear) the elder of Lear’s two faithless daughters.
[wind] /wɪnd/ noun 1. a novel (1936) by Margaret Mitchell. (1936) A phenomenally popular novel by the American author Margaret Mitchell. Set in Georgia in the period of the Civil War, it tells of the three marriages of the central character, Scarlett O’Hara, and of the devastation caused by the war. Note: The film version […]
[gon-fuh-luh n] /ˈgɒn fə lən/ noun 1. a banner suspended from a crossbar, often with several streamers or tails. 2. a standard, especially one used by the medieval Italian republics. /ˈɡɒnfələn/ noun 1. a banner hanging from a crossbar, used esp by certain medieval Italian republics or in ecclesiastical processions 2. a battle flag suspended […]
[gon-fuh-luh-neer] /ˌgɒn fə ləˈnɪər/ noun 1. the bearer of a gonfalon. 2. a chief magistrate or some other elected official in any of several medieval Italian republics. /ˌɡɒnfələˈnɪə/ noun 1. the chief magistrate or other official of a medieval Italian republic, esp the bearer of the republic’s gonfalon
[gon-fuh-nuh n] /ˈgɒn fə nən/ noun 1. a gonfalon that hangs directly from a pole, especially from the shaft of a lance just below the lance head.