Definition of Mottoes. Meaning of Mottoes. Synonyms of Mottoes

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Definition of Mottoes

Mottoes
Motto Mot"to, n.; pl. Mottoes. [It. motto a word, a saying, L. muttum a mutter, a grunt, cf. muttire, mutire, to mutter, mumble; prob. of imitative origin. Cf. Mot a word.] 1. (Her.) A sentence, phrase, or word, forming part of an heraldic achievment. 2. A sentence, phrase, or word, prefixed to an essay, discourse, chapter, canto, or the like, suggestive of its subject matter; a short, suggestive expression of a guiding principle; a maxim. It was the motto of a bishop eminent for his piety and good works, . . . ``Serve God, and be cheerful.' --Addison.

Meaning of Mottoes from wikipedia

- A motto (derived from the Latin muttum, 'mutter', by way of Italian motto, 'word', 'sentence') is the general motivation or intention of an individual...
- Forces have distinctive mottoes. Such mottoes are used in order to "reflect and reinforce" each unit's values and traditions. Mottoes are used by both military...
- Order of the Golden Dawn, the mottoes chosen were usually in a foreign language, often but not always Latin. The mottoes were sometimes called the initiate's...
- "The Motto" is a song by Canadian recording artist Drake. The song features American rapper Lil Wayne and is a digital iTunes Store bonus track from Drake's...
- The following is a list of military unit mottoes by country. Australian Army 1st Armoured Regiment: Paratus (Latin for "prepared") 1st Commando Regiment:...
- This is a list of Sanskrit mottoes of non-educational institutions, including but not limited to, in the nations in Indosphere which were historically...
- "Motto..." (もっと・・・, "More...") is a single released by ****anese pop and R&B singer-songwriter Kana Nishino. It was released on October 21, 2009, by her...
- Greenwood Publishing Group. ISBN 978-0-313-31534-3. Retrieved 2009-02-15. Mottoes of the 50 States from Netstate.com State mottos from State Symbols USA...
- The modern motto of the United States of America, as established in a 1956 law signed by President Dwight D. Eisenhower, is "In God we trust". The phrase...
- The Scout Motto of the Scout movement, in various languages, has been used by millions of Scouts around the world since 1907. Most of the member organizations...
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