counter-paly definition

  • adjective:
    • paly, after which split fesswise, in order for each straight piece is cut into two, having the tints made use of alternatively or counterchanged
    • Paly, and then split fesswise, making sure that each vertical piece is cut into two, getting the colors made use of alternately or counterchanged. Thus the escutcheon in the illustration can also be blazoned paly of six per fess counterchanged argent and azure.
    • paly, and then split fesswise, to ensure that each vertical piece is slashed into two, obtaining the colours used alternately or counterchanged
    • Paly, after which divided fesswise, so that each vertical piece is cut into two, getting the colors made use of alternately or counterchanged. Thus the escutcheon inside illustration are often blazoned paly of six per fess counterchanged argent and azure.
  • others:
    • In heraldry, just like counterpaled.
    • In heraldry, just like counterpaled.
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