AskDefine | Define murrey

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Noun

  1. The mulberry
  2. A tincture, the colour of mulberries, between gules and purpure

Extensive Definition

In heraldry, murrey is a "stain", a rarely used tincture, supposedly the colour of mulberries, somewhere between gules (red) and purpure (violet), almost like a maroonish colour.
murrey in Spanish: Morado
murrey in Portuguese: Murrey
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