You can make a Family Crest from this page using the 'Chevron' Shield. If you want to choose a different shield design then you can go back to the 'Make a Family Crest' main page to choose another design.
The Chevron very often symbolizes 'protection' and is representative of a roof of a building, often used by a person who had achieved building works, built Churches, Castles, Forts, etc. It can represent 'faithful service', describing a person who has shown enduring loyalty.
The 'Chevron' Shield
MEANING OF COLORS ON A COAT OF ARMS FAMILY CREST
OR (Gold) = Generosity
ARGENT (Silver/White) = Sincerity, Peace
GULES (Red) = Warrior, Martyr, Military Strength
AZURE (Blue) = Strength, Loyalty
VERT (Green) = Hope, loyalty in love
SABLE (Black) = Constancy, Grief
MEANING OF CHARGES ON FAMILY CRESTS
Valiant Soldier, Vigilance
Politic, lover of harmony
Regal or senior authority, heavenly reward
Hope of glory, one who has been enlightened.
Sincerity, truthfulness, charity
Plentifulness, achievement of hope
Protector, a person of action, noble nature, power, strength