Fleur-de-lis Designs: Symbolism

The following descriptions and meanings are gleaned from a variety of sources, some of which disagree on those meanings. The most commonly accepted meanings are given, but scholars vary in the their opinions concerning the reliability of any "commonly held" historic meanings for coats of arms and crests.…

Family Crest Home

A Family Crest, Coat of Arms, or Shield is a Heraldry symbol based on a Surname taken from the surcoat knights used to protect themselves. Embodied on these surcoats were symbols used to identify the knight in battle. The main part is a shield which can have a crest above it, a motto and supports.…