Emblem is a related term of pennant.
As nouns the difference between emblem and pennant
is that emblem
is emblem while pennant
is a flag normally used by naval vessels to represent a special condition.
A representative symbol, such as a trademark or logo.
- The trucks were emblazoned with the emblem of the Red Cross and were not supposed to be targeted.
Something which represents a larger whole.
- His cicatrice, an emblem of war, here on his sinister cheek.
Inlay; inlaid or mosaic work; something ornamental inserted in a surface.
- The rampant poverty in the ethnic slums was just an emblem of the group's disenfranchisement by the society as a whole.
A picture accompanied with a motto, a set of verses, etc. intended as a moral lesson or meditation.
* token (to betoken)
A flag normally used by naval vessels to represent a special condition.
# The broad pennant flown by commodores.
# The church pennant indicating religious services are taking place aboard ship.
# The commissioning pennant flown on ceremonial occasions.
(sports) The winning of a competition, represented by a flag.
A rope or strap to which a purchase is hooked.
- The New York Yankees have won the American League pennant far more often than any other team.
Not to be confused with pedant (one overly concerned with correctness), nor with pendant (a piece of jewellery).