Origin of kirtle
OTHER WORDS FROM kirtlekirtled, adjective
Words nearby kirtle
How to use kirtle in a sentence
A golden shield had he, and a gold-wrought helmet, & a short red kirtle over his shirt of mail.
Her tight-fitting, sleeveless kirtle was of a dull brown, for she scorned the gown of one color which was commanded by law.Robert Annys: Poor Priest|Annie Nathan Meyer
Then they home conveyed a lass with pendent keys, and goatskin kirtle; married her to Karl.The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson|Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson
Marvellous clasps of gold and silver in the kirtle on her breasts and her shoulders and spaulds on every side.
The kirtle and border was far too short for her majesty's height, and she asked every one how they liked her new fancied suit.Constance Sherwood|Lady Georgiana Fullerton