[ bahr-buh t ]
/ ˈbɑr bət /
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.
Origin of barbut
< Middle French < Provençal barbuta, feminine of barbut literally, bearded; see barbu
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Examples from the Web for barbut
Such is the account that Mr. Barbut gives of this beautiful nimble little creature.The Book of Curiosities|I. Platts
The barbut and rubab thus were different instruments as late as the 19th century in Persia.