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great helm

noun, Armor.
1.
helm2 (def 1).
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  • The name is supposed to be a corruption of heaumet, the diminutive of heaume, the great helm of the fourteenth century.

    Armour & Weapons

    Charles John Ffoulkes
  • In the reign of Richard I., the close-fitting helmet was superseded by the Heaume, great helm or tilting helmet.

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