The surname Besancenet: heraldry, coat of arms and coat of arms

If your surname is Besancenet, surely on more than one occasion you have wondered about the heraldry of the surname Besancenet. Likewise, you might be interested if the surname Besancenet belongs to a relative of yours or someone very important to you. The heraldry of surnames is a fascinating world that still attracts a lot of attention today, and that is why more and more people are asking about the heraldry of the Besancenet surname.

The heraldry of Besancenet, a complicated topic

Sometimes it can be very confusing to try to explain how the heraldry of surnames works, however, we are going to try to explain the heraldry of the surname Besancenet in the simplest possible way. We recommend that to better understand everything we are going to tell you about the heraldry of the surname Besancenet, if you are totally unaware of how the coats of arms and heraldry came about, go to our main page and read the general explanation we give you there, that way you can better appreciate everything we have compiled about the heraldry of the surname Besancenet for you.

Coat of arms, coat of arms and heraldry of Besancenet

Similarly, and to make things easier, since we understand that most of the people looking for information about the Besancenet surname heraldry are especially interested in the coat of arms of the Besancenet surname, its composition, the meaning of its elements and if there are several coats of arms for the Besancenet surname, as well as everything that may have to do with the coat of arms of the Besancenet surname; we have taken the liberty of being flexible and using the words heraldry and coat of arms interchangeably when referring to the coat of arms of Besancenet.

Contributions to the heraldry of the surname Besancenet

We hope that the flexibility on the coat of arms of the Besancenet surname will not be taken as a lack of seriousness on our part, since we are constantly investigating to be able to offer the most rigorous information possible on the Besancenet coats of arms. However, if you have more information about the Besancenet heraldry, or you notice an error that needs to be corrected, please let us know so that we can have the biggest and best information on the net about the Besancenet coat of arms, explained in a simple and easy way.

  • Aguila explained. - 1. It is applied to eagles when they have two heads, and extended wings. According to some authors, such as Father Menestier, he understands this term to all the aguilas that have extended eagles.
  • Alternate Bordura - 1. Said by some authors to the bordura through which different pieces or figures are happening one behind the other along the bordura.
  • Bezante Tortillo - 1. Said of the bezante when it appears cut, party, trchado or slice of color and metal, provided that he appears first. Also called tortillo-beza.
  • Chestnut - 1. Tree, which is usually represented with the trunk, branches and leaves of its natural or sinople color, fruity and torn. It is painted with the thick trunk and wide and round cup. 2. Color widely used in the Middle Ages in Italian assemblies.
  • Dolphin Crown of France - 1. It differs from the Royal of France by having in place of eight headbands, four dolphins, whose united tails are closed by a double flower of lis.
  • Drag - 1. It is said of the piece that is stuck or trimmed inside.
  • face - 1. The human face of its natural color or other enamels that admits the heraldry is usually painted. It can be represented in profile or front.
  • Golden Eagle - 1. It has a scattered tail, grim color and reaches greater size than the common ones
  • JIRONADA CRUZ - 1. It is said of the cross in which in its center four girons of each arm of alternate colors converge.
  • King's helmet - 1. Gold and silver helmet, ajar lifted and lined visor of gules, filleted gold. (V. Emperor Helmet).
  • Knot - 1. Loop that is represented by a tape, rope, with two ends and forming various circles in the center of them.
  • Ladder - 1. (V. scale).
  • mill wheel - 1. It is represented with stone, round and striated in different directions with a mast or iron hand in the center or without it. Only half of this wheel is also drawn in some arms shields. Symbol of work, abundance and strength.
  • opposite - 1. It is said of the cut shield whose division line is part two enameled triangles from one to the other. (V. from one to the other).
  • Quadrifolio - 1. Figure that represents a flower of four leaves or rounded petals and finishes on a slight tip, perforated in its center. It resembles the four -leaf clover. Used in the Central European Heraldic.
  • Raising - 1. It is said of a piece or part of a piece that is placed at a higher height from which it corresponds, especially the girdle or the cabrio.
  • Surmotado chief - 1. The boss whose upper third is of enamel different from the field of the shield and the boss.
  • Tudesco canton - 1. Term used by some ancient European armorialists, in fact it is a jironed canton. (V. Jirón).