What does sallet mean?

Definitions for sallet
ˈsæl ɪtsal·let

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sallet, saladenoun

    a light medieval helmet with a slit for vision

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Sallet, Salletingnoun

    Etymology: corrupted by pronunciation from salad.

    I tried upon sallet oil. Boyle.

    Sow some early salleting. John Mortimer, Husbandry.

Wikipedia

  1. Sallet

    The sallet (also called celata, salade and schaller) was a combat helmet that replaced the bascinet in Italy, western and northern Europe and Hungary during the mid-15th century. In Italy, France and England the armet helmet was also popular, but in Germany the sallet became almost universal.

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  1. sallet

    A sallet is a type of helmet that was widely used in Europe during the Middle Ages, specifically in the 15th and early 16th centuries. It often had a long, tail-like piece at the back to protect the neck, and sometimes featured a movable visor. The word 'sallet' is also used in older English literature to refer to a type of salad or a dish made of mixed ingredients.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Salletnoun

    a light kind of helmet, with or without a visor, introduced during the 15th century

  2. Salletnoun

    alt. of Salleting

  3. Etymology: [F. salade, Sp. celada, or It. celata, fr. L. (cassis) caelata, fr. caelare, caelatum, to engrave in relief. So called from the figures engraved upon it.]

Wikidata

  1. Sallet

    The sallet was a war helmet that replaced the bascinet in Italy, western and northern Europe and Hungary during the mid-15th century. In Italy, France and England the armet helmet was also popular, but in Germany the sallet became almost universal.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Sallet

    sal′et, n. a light kind of helmet of the 15th century, with projection behind, used by foot-soldiers. [O. Fr. salade, through It. celata, a helmet, from L. cælata, figured—cælāre, to engrave.]

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. sallet

    The same as salade (which see).

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. SALLET

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Sallet is ranked #99845 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Sallet surname appeared 181 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 0 would have the surname Sallet.

    59.1% or 107 total occurrences were Black.
    38.6% or 70 total occurrences were White.

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Anagrams for sallet »

  1. stella

  2. talles

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sallet in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sallet in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6


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