from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. In ancient armour, a visor, or projection like the peak of a cap, to which a fixed or movable faceguard was sometimes attached.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. In ancient armor, a visor, or projection like the peak of a cap, to which a face guard was sometimes attached. This was sometimes fixed, and sometimes moved freely upon the helmet and could be raised like the beaver. Called also umber, and umbril.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Same as umbrel, 3.
French ombre ("a shade"). See umbrella. (Wiktionary)