from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A budget or pouch. Spenser, F. Q., III. x. 29.
- noun In heraldry, the figure of a vessel for carrying water.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Her.) A charge representing a leather vessel for carrying water; -- also called
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- noun Obsolete form of
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Franconia; he bore (for there are diversities on this heraldic point) two axe-blades argent on a field gules, or a bunch of five flowers argent springing from a water-bouget gules; and he is said by witnesses in 1608 to have been described on his tombstone as a knight.
The Flourishing of Romance and the Rise of Allegory (Periods of European Literature, vol. II)
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