A sort of tunic or mantle formerly worn for protection from the weather. When worn over the armor it was commonly emblazoned with the arms of the wearer, and from this the name was given to the garment adopted for heralds.
- A short, heavy cape of coarse cloth formerly worn outdoors.
- A tunic or capelike garment worn by a knight over his armor and emblazoned with his coat of arms.
- A similar garment worn by a herald and bearing his lord's coat of arms.
- An embroidered pennant attached to a trumpet.