What does the star and shield represent on the CIA shield?
Peace, Liberty, Safety
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THE SHIELD IN PAST MEANING PRIDE AND GLORIUS OF STRONG HANDS....SIR AGRAVAINE NOW CHANGE HIS SHIELD FORM MEANING BRAVE AND VICTORY, S.H. BUT NOT FOR HAND NOW IS FOR HEART :D … ATTE: UUK AHAU.... A FEW LIFES I WAS AGRAVAINE CAN U BELIEVE THIS? firstname.lastname@example.org
Shielding- Reducing the ionization radiation reaching one region of space to the other by using a shield or other devise
The Î (or chevron) on Spartan shields is the first letter in the Greek word "ÎÎ±ÎºÎµÎ´Î±Î¯Î¼ÏÎ½" (translated in English as "Lacadaemonia"), which is t…he region in the southern tip of Greece where Sparta is (or was) located.
The wings on a roman shield represent the Roman Eagle, seen on the standard pole. The bent javelin heads represent the pilum javelins the Roman Legionaries (soldiers) used, an…d when thrown the javelins were designed to bend or break so the enemy couldn't use them against them. and on either side of the bust there are scrolls or rectangles, in these would be the Legion number such as XXIV, III, XIII etc. In the late Roman Empire primarily in Brittania, the shields were painted blue with a white cross and a white P in the middle that extended from the top to the bottom of the shield. This was when Constantine the Great went up against Maxintius at the Battle of Milvian Bridge. Before the battle Constantine had a dream where in the sky was the symbol of the cross and P, and below it the words Take this to victory. So Constantine had his men paint this on their shields. Constantine won the battle after Maxintius retreated and in the retreat drowned in the Rhine Rhine.
Peace, liberty, and safety
A shield is used for battle mostly, in medieval times knights used Shields to deflect sword strikes or arrows. It had the sign of your kingdom or family crest on it. Nowadays …SWAT units and others used Riot Shields, They are used to deflect bullets and protect the people behind you.
The Plunket Shield was the original name for the New Zealand first class cricket championship. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plunket_Shield
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The star or sixteen-point compass on the CIA seal represents the convergence of intelligence date to a central point. And the shield is the standard symbol of defense.
The shield of the CIA seal is the standard symbol defense. Which means that the CIA defends the United States of America.
it represent that she was the goddess of war
It represents an alternative to war. While one city is being besieged, one is living in peace.
The Shield was a TV series that ran from 2002 - 2008. It focused on the inner-workings of a Los Angeles police precinct. It starred Michael Chiklis, Catherine Dent, Walton Go…ggins, Michael Jace and Jay Karnes.
Spartans didn't have a V on their shield, They had a Lambda, which looked like an inverted V. A Lambda is the Greek letter L, Spartans wore it on their shield because it stood… for Laconia, which is the part of Greece the Spartans are from.
In Nova Scotia
Scotland. It contains the Scottish Royal coat of arms and is the mirror image of Scotlands flag (ours is blue on white, theirs is white on blue).
Shields Can Be Used To Deflect Bullets, Seeds, Rocks, Stones, ect. Knights And Princes' used them in the Medieval Days. Today, Shields Are Mostly In The Legend Of Zelda. The M…ost Well Known Shield In Legend Of Zelda Is the Hylian Shield.
There were no unicorns on Roman shields. TheRoman legions had their emblem on their shield and no legion hadthe unicorn as an emblem. The closest thing was the carpicorn,which… was the emblem of five legions: I Adiutrix(rescuer), the IIAdiutrix II, the Augusta (Augustan), the IV Scythica, (Scythian ),and the XXI Rapax (rapacious)