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1) hauberk. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Middle English, from Old French hauberc, of Germanic origin. See kwel-1 in Appendix I....

2) habergeon. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...1. A short, sleeveless coat of mail. 2. A hauberk. Middle English , from Old French hauberjon, from hauberc, hauberk. See hauberk....

3) Part II: The Prelude of the Great Battle. The Mellay. 1909-14. The Song of Roland. The Harvard Classics
...the rein, 10 Drave at the heathen with might and main, Shattered his shield and his hauberk broke, Right to the breast-bone went the stroke; Pierced him, spine and...

4) VIII. Jack. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...Armour consisting of a leather surcoat worn over the hauberk, from the fourteenth to the seventeenth century, both inclusive. It was formed by overlapping pieces...

5) 123. Bard. T. Gray. The Golden Treasury
...wait; Tho' fann'd by Conquest's crimson wing They mock the air with idle state. Helm nor hauberk's twisted mail, 5 Nor e'en thy virtues, Tyrant, shall avail To save...

6) coat of mail. The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...mail An armored coat made of chain mail, interlinked rings, or overlapping metal plates; a hauberk....

7) 290. The Bard. Pindaric Ode. Thomas Gray. 1909-14. English Poetry I: From Chaucer to Gray. The Harvard Classics
...wait! Tho fann d by Conquest s crimson wing They mock the air with idle state. Helm, nor hauberk s twisted mail 5 Nor e en thy virtues, tyrant, shall avail To save...

8) Chapter XIII. The Thirteenth Book. Of the Adventure That Melias Had, and How Galahad Revenged Him, and How Melias Was Carried into an Abbey. Malory, Sir Thomas. 1909-14. The Holy Grail. The Harvard Classics
...their horses run as fast as they might, so that the other knight smote Sir Melias through hauberk and through the left side, that he fell to the earth nigh dead....

9) 717. Defense. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
...ęgis, breastplate, cuirass, backplate, habergeon, mail, coat of mail, brigandine, hauberk, lorica, helm [archaic], armet, basinet or bassinet, sallet or salade, greave,...

10) I. Introduction. King Arthur and His Knights. Vol. III: The Age of Chivalry. Bulfinch, Thomas. 1913. Age of Fable
...even ladies and damsels, handed to him in succession the spurs, the coat of mail, the hauberk, the armlet and gauntlet, and lastly he girded on the sword. He then...

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