It was featured on the Coat of Arms because to emphasize Clovis purification upon his conversion to Christianity which later he adopted when he followed waterlilies showed him how to safely cross a river and thus succeed in battle. 3. Why is the Irish harp featured on the Coat of Arms? – The Irish harp is featured because it represents Ireland’s place in the UK. 4. What does the unicorn represent? Why would the rulers of England choose a unicorn to support their shield?
The unicorn represents power, purification, healing, wisdom, self-knowledge, renewal, and eternal life. The rulers believed it best represented the strength of their kingdom and their everlasting reign. 5. Why does the unicorn have a chain around its neck? – The unicorn has a chain around its neck because it is considered to be an untamed dangerous beast. 6. The Coat of Arms includes two phrases, “Blessed are the peacemakers” and “Shame to him who evil thinks. ” Choose one of these phrases and explain why a ruler might want it included in a coat of arms.
I believe a ruler would want “Blessed are peacemakers” because I believe his main priority is the safety of his kingdom and the peace 7. Research one of the colors featured in the Coat of Arms. Based on what the color represents, explain why it would be used in a royal coat of arms. -The color blue is featured in the Coat of Arms because blue symbolizes the truth and loyalty. This would show other kingdoms that this kingdom has morals and they would understand what the kingdom stands for Shield: Shield Reflection Paragraph:
For my shield the wings that are around it is white and it represents the purity of freedom and no one can take that away. The lines are red and that represents that we will fight to maintain who we are as a kingdom. The bottom with the ribbon is yellow and has our motto “United in Peace” which stands for our kingdoms morals. The shield itself is blue which represents calmness, strategic, and doing what it is right. The three lines within the shield represents no matter what obstacle we face we will stand up strong.