bleaunt

[ blee-uh nt ]
/ ˈbli ənt /

noun

a short tunic or blouse, worn in the Middle Ages.

Nearby words

  1. blearedness,
  2. bleary,
  3. bleary-eyed,
  4. bleasdale,
  5. bleat,
  6. bleb,
  7. bled,
  8. bledisloe cup,
  9. bleed,
  10. bleed someone white

Origin of bleaunt

1275–1325; Middle English bleaunt, blihand < Anglo-French blia(u)nt, bliaut, Old French blialt, akin to Old Provençal blidal, blizal; of uncertain origin

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