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herald in History topic

heraldherald2 noun  1 [countable]SHBO someone who carried messages from a ruler in the past2 herald of something
Examples from the Corpus
heraldAnd they, the despised and rejected of the earth, were both its beneficiaries and its heralds.Henry despatched his royal herald, Rouge Croix, in return.No one wants to be the bearer of bad tidings, or the herald of impending doom.Gandhi the general, Tagore the herald.As children, she and her sister Ruth had reckoned the first outing to pick primroses as the true herald of spring.