Meaning of “fleur-de-lis” in the English Dictionary

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"fleur-de-lis" in British English

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fleur-de-lisnoun [ C ]

plural fleurs-de-lis uk /ˌflɜː.dəˈliːs/ us /ˌflɝː-/ also fleur-de-lys uk /ˌflɜː.dəˈliːs/ us /ˌflɝː.dəˈliːs/

a pattern representing a flower with three separate parts joined at the bottom, used in coats of arms

(Definition of “fleur-de-lis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)