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Blason de Cattenom

Official blazon

Coupé d’argent et de sable, à l’escarboucle de huit rais d’or, fleurdelisée sur la croix, pommetée sur le sautoir et ouverte du champ en abîme, brochant sur le tout.


These are the arms of the historical Cattenom (Kettenhoven) family, a noble family originating from Luxembourg and lords of the village.

At the same time the arms also refer to an atom shape and the nuclear power station in the village.

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