cotehardie

[ koht-ahr-dee, -hahr- ]
/ ˌkoʊtˈɑr di, -ˈhɑr- /
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noun

(in the Middle Ages) a close-fitting outer garment with long sleeves, hip-length for men and full-length for women, often laced or buttoned down the front or back.

Nearby words

  1. cotan,
  2. cotangent,
  3. cotc,
  4. cote,
  5. coteach,
  6. cotemporary,
  7. cotenant,
  8. cotentin,
  9. cotenure,
  10. coterie

Origin of cotehardie

1300–50; Middle English < Old French: literally, bold coat

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