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EtymologyEdit

From French langue (tongue). See language.

AdjectiveEdit

langued (not comparable)

  1. (heraldry) Having the tongue visible.
    • 1663, Hudibras, by Samuel Butler, part 1, canto 2
      [] Armed, as heralds cant, and langued, / Or, as the vulgar say, sharp-fanged; []
    • (Can we date this quote by Cussans and provide title, author's full name, and other details?)
      lions [] represented as armed and langued gules

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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for langued in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

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