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Vert [green]

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in heraldry, signifies love, joy, and abundance. It is represented on the shields of noblemen by the emerald, and on those of kings by the planet Venus

⁂ In heraldry vert is symbolically expressed by diagonal lines running from right to left of the shield. Lines running the reverse way—i.e. from left to right—mean purpure.

N.B. English heralds vary escutcheons by only seven colours, but foreign heralds employ nine colours. (See Heralds.)

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Verbum Sap. [A word to the wise.]
Verbum Sat. [A word is enough.]
Vere Adeptus
Verger
Vernon
Veronese
Veronica
Versailles of Poland
Versaillese (The)
Versi Berneschi
Vert [green]
Vertumnus
Verulam Buildings (London)
Vervain
Vesica Piscis (Latin, fish-bladder)
Vesper Hour
Vesta
Vestal Virgin
Veto (Monsieur and Madame)
Vetturino [Vettu-reeno]
Via Dolorosa