A heraldic term, used to express the attitude of an animal in a walking position, with his head straight before him.
Related term(s): Heraldic; Heraldry; Rampant; Charge (Heraldry); Ordinary; Shield
Last modified: 07.04.06
Source information: Wilhelm, Thomas. A Military Dictionary and Gazetteer. Philadelphia: L.R. Hamersly & Co., 1881. 414.