What is another word for trefoil?

68 synonyms found


[ tɹˈɛfɔ͡ɪl], [ tɹˈɛfɔ‍ɪl], [ t_ɹ_ˈɛ_f_ɔɪ_l]

How to use "Trefoil" in context?

1. trefoil is a decorative motif with three leaves or stem points superimposed. It is used primarily in heraldry, specifically as an image of chivalry.

2. The motif originates from the Middle Ages and is said to stand for the Trinity. The three points represent the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit.

3. Trefoils are found in a variety of designs, such as flowers, leaves, arms, and banners. They can be used on their own or as part of a design.

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