What does habergeon mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. habergeon(noun)

    (Middle Ages) a light sleeveless coat of chain mail worn under the hauberk


  1. habergeon(Noun)

    A sleeveless coat of chain mail.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Habergeon(noun)

    properly, a short hauberk, but often used loosely for the hauberk

    Etymology: [F. haubergeon a small hauberk, dim. of OF. hauberc, F. haubert. See Hauberk.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Habergeon

    ha-bėr′je-un, n. a piece of armour to defend the neck and breast. [Fr. haubergeon, dim. of O. Fr. hauberc.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. habergeon

    A coat of mail for the head and shoulders.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. habergeon

    A short coat of mail, consisting of a jacket without sleeves. In early times the habergeon was composed of chain-mail; but in the 14th century a habergeon of plate-armor was worn over the hauberk.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of habergeon in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of habergeon in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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