Coat

Coat can refer to any one of the following:

  • Coat, a layer of a certain substance, usually paint.
  • Coat (animal), the natural fur coat of an animal.
  • Coat (clothing), an article of clothing for humans.
  • Coat (dog), the natural fur coat of a dog.
  • Coat of arms, a heraldic design used to identify a nation, city, family, or individual.
  • Dogcoat, an article of clothing for dogs.

Other articles related to "coat, coats":

Hamiltonstövare - General Appearance - Coat
... Coat consists of two layers ... Upper coat strongly weather-resistant lying close to body ...
Tailcoat
... A tailcoat is a coat with the front of the skirt cut away, so as to leave only the rear section of the skirt, known as the tails ... The historical reason coats were cut this way was to make it easier for the wearer to ride a horse, but over the years tailcoats of varying types have evolved into forms of formal ... tailcoat is popularly taken to be synonymous with the type of dress coat still worn today in the evening with white tie ...
Sigmaringen (district) - Coat of Arms
... The deer in the coat of arms is the symbol of the duchy of Sigmaringen as well as that of the city of Sigmaringen ... color with the white bar below the deer derives from the Austrian coat of arms, as part of the district belonged to Austria historically ...
Port Arthur, Ontario - Crest, Motto and Coat of Arms
... In 1963 Port Arthur acquired a new coat of arms from the College of Arms in London ... with the motto "Gateway to the West." The new coat of arms, designed by J.P ...
Norderney - Coat of Arms and Flag
... Since 10 July 1928 the coat of arms of the city of Norderney depicts the local landmark, the "Kap," or cape building ... The island painter Poppe Folkerts designed the coat of arms ...

Famous quotes containing the word coat:

    We want some coat woven of elastic steel, stout as the first, and limber as the second. We want a ship in these billows we inhabit. An angular, dogmatic house would be rent to chips and splinters, in this storm of many elements. No, it must be tight, and fit to the form of man, to live at all; as a shell is the architecture of a house founded on the sea.
    Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803–1882)

    I expect a time when, or rather an integrity by which, a man will get his coat as honestly and as perfectly fitting as a tree its bark. Now our garments are typical of our conformity to the ways of the world, i.e., of the devil, and to some extent react on us and poison us, like that shirt which Hercules put on.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    After us they’ll fly in hot air balloons, coat styles will change, perhaps they’ll discover a sixth sense and cultivate it, but life will remain the same, a hard life full of secrets, but happy. And a thousand years from now man will still be sighing, “Oh! Life is so hard!” and will still, like now, be afraid of death and not want to die.
    Anton Pavlovich Chekhov (1860–1904)