couter

[koo-ter]

noun Armor.

a piece of plate armor for the elbow.

Nearby words

  1. cousteau, jacques yves,
  2. cousy,
  3. cousy, bob,
  4. couta,
  5. couteau,
  6. couth,
  7. couthie,
  8. coutil,
  9. couture,
  10. couturier

Origin of couter

1325–75; Middle English < Anglo-French, equivalent to Old French coute elbow (< Latin cubitum; see cubit) + Anglo-French -er -er2

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