from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Variant of habergeon.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A short hauberk with short or no sleeves.
  • n. Sometimes used loosely for the hauberk.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. See habergeon.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A short hauberk, reaching only to the middle of the thighs: also used indiscriminately for any coat of linked mail.


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  • See hauberk. What an awesome word.

    November 8, 2007