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courant


courant


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Courant  \Cou*rant"\  (k??-r?nt"),  a.  [F.,  p.  pr  of  courir  to 
  run,  L.  currere  Cf  {Current}.]  (Her.) 
  Represented  as  running;  --  said  of  a  beast  borne  in  a  coat  of 
  arms. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Courant  \Cou*rant"\  (k??-r?nt"),  n.  [F.  courante,  fr  courant, 
  p.  pr.] 
  1.  A  piece  of  music  in  triple  time;  also  a  lively  dance;  a 
  coranto. 
 
  2.  A  circulating  gazette  of  news  a  newspaper.