Canadian Heraldic Dictionary

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Term Source Meaning Illustration
U.N. Helmet Munn, K.A. Vol IV, P 79 The helmet used in these arms is a modern one. Its blue colour indicates its use by U.N. forces.
Ulu Coppermine Herald, CHA. Vol IV, P503 The Ulu is a traditional tool of the Inuit, used to cut blubber.
Ululant Atkinson, D.L. Vol VI, P 359 The term Ululant, used to describe the wolf in this crest, means "howling."
Unidentified Flying Object (UFO) Colombo, J.R. Vol V, P 159 The Unidentified Flying Object, or UFO, is a well-recognized object from science fiction and, sometimes, comedy. In this case, it alludes to the grantee’s writings on the subject.

 
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