Definitions of herald
n. - An officer whose business was to denounce or proclaim war, to challenge to battle, to proclaim peace, and to bear messages from the commander of an army. He was invested with a sacred and inviolable character. 2
n. - In the Middle Ages, the officer charged with the above duties, and also with the care of genealogies, of the rights and privileges of noble families, and especially of armorial bearings. In modern times, some vestiges of this office remain, especially in England. See Heralds' College (below), and King-at-Arms. 2
n. - A proclaimer; one who, or that which, publishes or announces; as, the herald of another's fame. 2
n. - A forerunner; a a precursor; a harbinger. 2
n. - Any messenger. 2
v. t. - To introduce, or give tidings of, as by a herald; to proclaim; to announce; to foretell; to usher in. 2
The word "herald" uses 6 letters: A D E H L R.
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ad ae ah al alder ale ar are dah dahl dal dale dare de deal dear del dhal ear earl ed edh eh el eld er era ha had hade hae haed hale haled haler hard hare hared harl he head heal hear heard held her herd herl la lad lade lader lar lard lea lead lear led lehr rad rah rale re read real red rhea
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