Definition of cross of Lorraine in English:

cross of Lorraine


  • another term for Lorraine cross
    • ‘It took de Gaulle several months to officially adopt the cross of Lorraine as the emblem of the Free France.’
    • ‘Mom manufactures us the small flags of blue-white-red with the small crosses of Lorraine, the de Gaulle symbol.’
    • ‘It is reached by a track, lined with crosses of Lorraine, that runs from El Adem.’
    • ‘it is a white bordered blue shield on which is superimposed a cross of Lorraine.’
    • ‘The flags visible on the picture include a vertical version of the flag of Free France, with a black cross of Lorraine extending over the blue and white stripes.’