barbut

or bar·bute

[ bahr-buh t ]
/ ˈbɑr bət /

noun

a steel helmet of the 15th century completely enclosing the head and having a T-shaped face slit: similar in form to the ancient Corinthian bronze helmet.

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Origin of barbut

< Middle French < Provençal barbuta, feminine of barbut literally, bearded; see barbu
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