What is another word for flag-bearer?

32 synonyms found


[ flˈaɡbˈe͡əɹə], [ flˈaɡbˈe‍əɹə], [ f_l_ˈa_ɡ_b_ˈeə_ɹ_ə]

How to use "Flag-bearer" in context?

The act of carrying or leading a flag is an honorific one, and is entrusted to the most honored members of a military organization. The flag is often the symbol of a country, and is displayed at funerals, during public ceremonies such as inaugurations, and on flagpoles in homes. It should not be confused with the flagpole, which is a elevated structure used to display the national flag.

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