< Old French embleme < Latin emblema (“‘raised ornaments on vessels, tessellated work, mosaic’”) < Ancient Greek ἔμβλημα (emblema), “‘an insertion’”) < ἔμβάλλειν (emballein), “‘to put in, to lay on’”).
- IPA: /ˈɛmbləm/
- A representative symbol, such as a trademark or logo.
- The trucks were emblazoned with the emblem of the Red Cross and were not supposed to be targeted.
- Something which represents a larger whole.
- The rampant poverty in the ethnic slums was just an emblem of the group's disenfranchisement by the society as a whole.
- Emblem in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913
- Emblem in The Century Dictionary, The Century Co., New York, 1911
Patrono:Sv-noun-n-zero emblem n.