A cord or ribbon bestowed or borne as a badge of honor; a broad ribbon, usually worn after the manner of a baldric, constituting a mark of a very high grade in an honorary order. Cf. Grand cordon.
The cord worn by a Franciscan friar.
A rich and ornamental lace or string, used to secure a mantle in some costumes of state.
cord or ribbon worn as an insignia of honor or rank
adornment consisting of an ornamental ribbon or cord
A line of soldiers to honor a dignitary upon entering or exiting from a given place or vehicle.