Crux immissa or Latin cross is a type of the cross in which the vertical beam sticks above the crossbeam, as the main representation of the cross by which Jesus Christ was crucified. It is the primary symbol within the coat-of-arms of the Maltese family name Mizzi.
Other types of crosses:
- crux simplex = like letter I
- crux decussata = like letter X
- crux commissa (Cross of Tau) = like letter T