Coat of Arms Family Crest Meanings - Letter H-K
The soul guiding the
body - man's journey
Hunting Horn / Bugle Horn
A person of high or noble pursuits
Strong and lasting friendship
a symbol of knowledge,
Armored Hand / Gauntlet
armed man who is
ready to wage war.
Represents a well-
of tempered judgment.
A bridge to a
is the criterion of
sincerity, a person
is telling the truth -
rank and social status,
a helmet stands for
wisdom and security ,
as well strength,
The horse is ready,
ready for King
and country, it is also
a symbol of speed,
Symbol for truth
This is the mark of a baronet (Knight)
Heraldry Symbols Coat of Arms
In this section of our website we have selected some of the most common
coat of arms symbols, from time to time we update our list. There are
many imaginative variations and combinations in every crest design
that identifies the particular carrier /owner of a family crest.
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Heraldic symbols in alphabetical ranking
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Please note that the following listed symbol descriptions and meanings have been compiled from a
variety of heraldic sources. Besides these symbols being globally used, the opinions and
interpretations between heraldic researchers may vary slightly.
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