halberdier

[hal-ber-deer]
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noun

a soldier, guard, or attendant armed with a halberd.

Nearby words

  1. halation,
  2. halavah,
  3. halazepam,
  4. halazone,
  5. halberd,
  6. halberstadt,
  7. halberstam,
  8. halbert,
  9. halcinonide,
  10. halcion

Origin of halberdier

From the Middle French word hallebardier, dating back to 1540–50. See halberd, -ier2

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