Words nearby merlon
Origin of merlon
Examples from the Web for merlon
The same is also found in Italian battlements, where the merlon is of much greater height and is capped in a peculiar fashion.
Then, making one end fast to a merlon, he slid down after her.The Devil in Iron|Robert E. Howard
Simon pulled on one end of the rope, and it snaked around the merlon and came rippling down to him.The Saracen: Land of the Infidel|Robert Shea
Friar Jerome, armed with an enormous mace, mounted on a merlon, felled all who came within his reach.Annals of a Fortress|E. Viollet-le-Duc