St George's cross

noun a +-shaped cross, red on a white background (especially as a national emblem of England).

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  • St George's cross — n. a + shaped cross, red on a white background. * * * St George s cross The Greek cross of England, red on a white background • • • Main Entry: ↑George St George s cross noun A red upright cross on a white background • • • Main Entry: ↑saint * *… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint George's cross — Saint Saint (s[=a]nt), n. [F., fr. L. sanctus sacred, properly p. p. of sancire to render sacred by a religious act, to appoint as sacred; akin to sacer sacred. Cf. {Sacred}, {Sanctity}, {Sanctum}, {Sanctus}.] 1. A person sanctified; a holy or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • St. George's cross — St. George s cross, = Saint George s cross. (Cf. ↑Saint George s cross) * * * n. a cross shaped like a plus sign, red on a white background (esp. as a national emblem of England) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Saint George's Cross — the Greek cross as used in the flag of Great Britain. * * * Saint George s cross «JRJ ihz», the Greek cross, red on a white ground, as used on the English flag. Also, St. George s cross …   Useful english dictionary

  • St George's cross — ► NOUN ▪ a + shaped cross, red on a white background (especially as a national emblem of England) …   English terms dictionary

  • St. George's Cross — noun St Georges Cross (or the Cross of St George) is a red cross on a white background. This pattern was associated with Saint George from medieval times …   Wiktionary

  • St George’s Cross — the national flag of England, consisting of an upright red cross on a white background. The cross also forms part of the British Union Jack flag. St George is England’s national saint. Compare St Andrew’s Cross. * * * …   Universalium

  • Saint George's Cross — the Greek cross as used in the flag of Great Britain. * * * …   Universalium

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