Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A knight's attendant or man-at-arms; a knave.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An armor-bearer to a knight.
  • n. See costrel.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A buckler-bearer or servant to a man-at-arms. See cultellarius.
  • n. Same as costrel.

Etymologies

From Old French coustillier ("soldier armed with a coustille ("double-edged sword")"). (Wiktionary)

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