Pronunciation: (pûr'swi-vunt), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/pursuivant.html on line 73 [key]
1. a heraldic officer of the lowest class, ranking below a herald.
2. an official attendant on heralds.
3. any attendant or follower.
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