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==Per Saltire==
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Heraldic term: Divided into four equal parts by two diagonal lines that cross in the middle.
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A '''saltire''' is an [[ordinary]] consisting of a diagonal [[cross]].
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Two [[charge]]s are '''in saltire''' if they cross each other diagonally, facing opposite directions.  
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== See also ==
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* [[Heraldry]]
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[[Category:Device heraldry]]

Latest revision as of 15:53, 9 May 2008

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A saltire is an ordinary consisting of a diagonal cross.

Two charges are in saltire if they cross each other diagonally, facing opposite directions.

See also