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

If your surname is Emhof, surely on more than one occasion you have wondered about the heraldry of the surname Emhof. Likewise, you might be interested if the surname Emhof 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 Emhof surname.

The heraldry of Emhof, 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 Emhof in the simplest possible way. We recommend that to better understand everything we are going to tell you about the heraldry of the surname Emhof, 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 Emhof for you.

Coat of arms, coat of arms and heraldry of Emhof

Similarly, and to make things easier, since we understand that most of the people looking for information about the Emhof surname heraldry are especially interested in the coat of arms of the Emhof surname, its composition, the meaning of its elements and if there are several coats of arms for the Emhof surname, as well as everything that may have to do with the coat of arms of the Emhof 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 Emhof.

Contributions to the heraldry of the surname Emhof

We hope that the flexibility on the coat of arms of the Emhof 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 Emhof coats of arms. However, if you have more information about the Emhof 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 Emhof coat of arms, explained in a simple and easy way.

  • Broken column - 1. A column, broken in two halves, represents the strength in heraldry.
  • Canton-Banda - 1. Piece that is the result of the conjunction of the right -hand canton and the band.
  • Cordada - 1. When a musical instrument carries strings being of different metal it is said cord. 2. Also said of the stunned arc string.
  • Cross-Banda - 1. It is said of the piece that is composed of the Union of the Cross and the Band.
  • Dignity crown - 1. It is the crown that corresponds to a civil, ecclesiastical or military dignity for its position, and that, according to most tradadists, correspond with slight variants to those of Duke, Marquis, Conde and Vizconde.
  • Elm - 1. This tree is represented elongated. Symbolism: Dignity.
  • Fifth girdle - 1. term used by Spanish heraldist, equivalent to quinquefolia. (V. Quinquefolio)
  • Kick - 1. Term used to designate any piece or figure especially the Sotuer and the cross whose arms are curved widening in its limb. You can present the cross various forms and ways which must be indicated. (V. Pate, Cruz Teutonic
  • king of arms - 1. Position at the service of the Sovereign King, his mission consisted in past times, be a bearer of the declaration of war and publish La Paz, prepare the arms shields according to the rules of the Blazon whether they are family or municipalities. Dress
  • LORADO - 1. It is said of the fish whose fins are of different enamel. (V. Excued-do).
  • Merleted - 1. Figure or piece that is represented with battlements. (V. Almenado).
  • Napoleonic cap - 1. The Emperor Napoleon, replaced the crown of the nobility to which he established different caps designs, always furrowed with feathers whose number indicated the dignity of the one who was possessed.
  • Quartered - 1. Term used by some old heraldists to define the quarter. (V. Quarter).
  • Reverse dress - (V. Dress).
  • Ringed - 1. Piece whose arms are finished off with rings especially La Cruz and the Sotuer. 2. The sepulchral that has the rings or ring of an enamel different from the color of slab. (V. Clechado, rough-A).
  • viscount - 1. Commissioner or delegate appointed by the Count to govern instead. Honor and dignity title before the Baron. 2. Biscount crown. (V. crowns, helmets, vizconde helmet, yelmos).