Dragon


An imaginary monster; a mixture of beast, bird, and reptile. It is frequently borne in crests and charges.

DRAGON’S HEAD. Part of a celestial constellation, used by ancient English heralds to denote tenne when emblazoning the arms of sovereigns; this style of heraldry has become obsolete.

DRAGON’S TAIL. Part of the same constellation; formerly used to denote sanguine.