Shanahan Coat of Arms (Blue House)

Argent

White or silver. It represents purity, innocence, beauty and gentleness.

Azure

A bright blue colour which represents truth and loyalty.

Fox

Signifies one who will use all that one may possess of wisdom and wit in one’s own defense.

Mullet

A five pointed star that represents a knight’s spur; they mean divine quality from above.

Saltire

A letter ‘X’ shape which represents St Andrew’s cross. St Andrew asked for this shape cross for his execution to set himself apart from Jesus. It stands for humility.

Shanahan Crest