Jerusalem cross


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Jerusalem cross

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(Heraldry) a cross the equal arms of which end in a bar. Also called: cross potent
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Noun1.Jerusalem cross - a cross with equal arms, each terminating in a small crossbarJerusalem cross - a cross with equal arms, each terminating in a small crossbar
Cross - a representation of the structure on which Jesus was crucified; used as an emblem of Christianity or in heraldry
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It is a Jerusalem cross that bears five gems representing the wounds of Christ crucified--his head, his hands, his feet and his side.
She wore sapphire blue Mariolo Blahnik shoes, and her jewelry included a sapphire and gold Jerusalem cross pendant gifted by the groom's parents, and pearl drop earrings gifted by the groom.
Peter's Basilica in the Vatican provided an authenticated relic of the Holy Cross - and the emblem of the Jerusalem Cross, or Crusader Cross, has been restored for the Abbey.

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