follow Dictionary.com

Write a Super Short Story to win an iPod!

patriarchal cross

noun
1.
a Latin cross having a shorter crosspiece above the customary one.
Origin
1675-1685
1675-85
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for patriarchal cross

patriarchal cross

noun
1.
a cross with two high horizontal bars, the upper one shorter than the lower
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for patriarchal

18
20
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for patriarchal cross