Definition of pattée in English:

pattée

(also patée)

adjective

Heraldry
  • postpositive (of a cross) having almost triangular arms, very narrow at the centre and broadening to squared ends.

    ‘a cross pattée’
    • ‘And the heater shields would not be decorated with a yellow patée cross on a red field.’

Origin

Late 15th century: from French, from patte ‘paw’.

Pronunciation

pattée

/ˈpati//ˈpateɪ/