main-de-fer

[man-uh-fer]
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noun Armor.


Nearby words

  1. main stem,
  2. main store,
  3. main street,
  4. main verb,
  5. main yard,
  6. main-force,
  7. main-topgallant,
  8. main-topgallantmast,
  9. main-topmast,
  10. main-topsail

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Examples from the Web for main-de-fer

  • The bridle-hand wears the mainfere (main-de-fer), while the right hand grasping the spear is gauntleted.

    Armour in England|J. Starkie Gardner
  • The bridle-hand of the rider wears the Manifer (main-de-fer).

    Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes