Definition of Passant. Meaning of Passant. Synonyms of Passant

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Definition of Passant

Passant
Passant Pas"sant, a. [F., p. pr. of passer. See Pass, v. i.] 1. Passing from one to another; in circulation; current. [Obs.] Many opinions are passant. --Sir T. Browne. 2. Curs?ry, careless. [Obs.] On a passant rewiew of what I wrote to the bishop. --Sir P. Pett. 3. Surpassing; excelling. [Obs.] --Chaucer. 4. (Her.) Walking; -- said of any animal on an escutcheon, which is represented as walking with the dexter paw raised.

Meaning of Passant from wikipedia

- En p****ant (French: [ɑ̃ paˈsɑ̃], lit. in p****ing) is a move in chess. It is a special pawn capture that can only occur immediately after a pawn makes...
- P****ant may refer to: In heraldry, an attitude. The en p****ant chess move of a pawn En p****ant (disambiguation)...
- En p****ant is a chess move. En p****ant may also refer to: Coup en p****ant, a technique in the card game bridge En P****ant (Alphawezen album), 2004 En p****ant...
- ****ociation of lions with the English crown is a seal bearing two lions p****ant, used by the ****ure King John during the lifetime of his father, Henry...
- George P****ant is the first published of C. P. Snow's series of novels Strangers and Brothers, but the second according to the internal chronology. It...
- important to determine, for example, if castling is disallowed or an en p****ant pawn capture is possible. Other problems may ask specific questions relating...
- Quarterly, Azure three fleurs-de-lys Or (for France) and Gules three lions p****ant guardant in pale Or (for England). In 1535, Henry added the "supremacy...
- remainder of the game. Example of regular capturing Example of en p****ant En p****ant was added in the 15th century to compensate for the then newly added...
- by Richard the Lionheart in 1198. It is blazoned as gules, three lions p****ant guardant or and it provides one of the most prominent symbols of England;...
- Sovereign Proper. Escutcheon Quarterly 1st and 4th, Gules three lions p****ant guardant Or; 2nd, Or a lion rampant Gules within a double tressure flory...
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