Definition of Cockade. Meaning of Cockade. Synonyms of Cockade

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Definition of Cockade

Cockade
Cockade Cock*ade", n. [F. cocarble, fr. coquard vain, OF. coquart, fr. coq cock, prob. of imitative origin. The ornament is so named from its resemblance to the crest of a cock. Cf. Coquette.] A badge, usually in the form of a rosette, or knot, and generally worn upon the hat; -- used as an indication of military or naval service, or party allegiance, and in England as a part of the livery to indicate that the wearer is the servant of a military or naval officer. Seduced by military liveries and cockades. --Burke.

Meaning of Cockade from wikipedia

- A ****ade is a knot of ribbons, or other circular- or oval-shaped symbol of distinctive colours which is usually worn on a hat. In the 18th and 19th centuries...
- French colour" and was added to the militia ****ade to create a tricolour, or national, ****ade. This ****ade became part of the uniform of the National...
- ****ades (cocardes) of blue, white and red, formed by combining the red and blue ****ade of Paris and the white ****ade of the king. These ****ades,...
- white horse, both on a red shield. Prior to that, Polish soldiers wore ****ades of various color combinations. The national flag was officially adopted...
- ****ade of Uruguay was first adopted by law on December 22, 1828. It features the colours of the national flag, blue and white. The National ****ade is...
- The Argentine ****ade (Spanish: escarapela argentina) is one of the national symbols of Argentina, instituted by decree on February 18, 1812 by the First...
- Operation ****ade was a series of deception operations designed to alleviate German pressure on Allied operations in Sicily and on the Soviets on the...
- power. ****ades were widely worn by revolutionaries beginning in 1789. They now pinned the blue-and-red ****ade of Paris onto the white ****ade of the...
- Cross and ****ade, now called Cross and ****ade International, is a historical magazine about aviation in World War I. The name refers to the black cross...
- HMS ****ade was a C-cl**** destroyer of the Royal Navy. A ****ade is a knot of ribbons, or other circular- or oval-shaped symbol of distinctive colours...
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