Banner Cloth

BANNER CLOTH
Another name for bunting. A rather strong plain weave cotton cloth used for flags. No special quality.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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  • Banner — Ban ner (b[a^]n n[ e]r), n. [OE. banere, OF. baniere, F. banni[ e]re, bandi[ e]re, fr. LL. baneria, banderia, fr. bandum banner, fr. OHG. bant band, strip of cloth; cf. bindan to bind, Goth. bandwa, bandwo, a sign. See {Band}, n.] 1. A kind of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Banner fish — Banner Ban ner (b[a^]n n[ e]r), n. [OE. banere, OF. baniere, F. banni[ e]re, bandi[ e]re, fr. LL. baneria, banderia, fr. bandum banner, fr. OHG. bant band, strip of cloth; cf. bindan to bind, Goth. bandwa, bandwo, a sign. See {Band}, n.] 1. A… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • banner — [ban′ər] n. [ME banere < OFr baniere < VL * bandaria, ult. < Goth bandwa, a sign] 1. a piece of cloth bearing a design, motto, slogan, etc., sometimes attached to a staff and used as a battle standard 2. a flag [the Star Spangled Banner] …   English World dictionary

  • Banner-making — is the ancient art or craft of sewing banners. Techniques used include applique, embroidery, fabric painting, patchwork and others.Trade union bannersIn the United Kingdom, the first of these banners were sometimes painted by local signwriters,… …   Wikipedia

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  • banner — ► NOUN ▪ a long strip of cloth bearing a slogan or design, hung up or carried on poles. ► ADJECTIVE N. Amer. ▪ excellent; outstanding: a banner year. ORIGIN Old French baniere …   English terms dictionary

  • Banner — A banner is a flag or other piece of cloth bearing a symbol, logo, slogan or other message. Banner making is an ancient craft. The word derives from late Latin bandum , a cloth out of which a flag is made (Latin banderia , Italian bandiera ).… …   Wikipedia

  • Banner of Poland — Throughout most of the history of Poland, the banner of Poland was one of the main symbols of the Polish State, normally reserved for use by the head of state. Although its design changed with time, it was generally a heraldic banner, i.e., one… …   Wikipedia

  • banner — I. noun Etymology: Middle English banere, from Anglo French, of Germanic origin; akin to Gothic bandwo sign; probably akin to Greek phainein to show more at fancy Date: 13th century 1. a. a piece of cloth attached by one edge to a staff and used… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Banner (Australian rules football) — The banner, in the context of Australian football, is a large crêpe paper construction made weekly by each team s cheer squad. When hoisted before each game, it reveals an encouraging message to the team; then, as the players take to the field,… …   Wikipedia

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