Origin of pauldron
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The term Bufe is sometimes wrongly used for the upright shoulder-guards on the pauldron.Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes
To the left shoulder-piece or pauldron one of the upright neck-guards is still fixed by rivets.Armour in England|J. Starkie Gardner
Pauldron, pawl′dron, n. a separable shoulder-plate in medieval armour.
The left arm being defended by the target has no espalier or pauldron, but only coude, vambraces, and gauntlets.Spanish Arms and Armour|Albert F. Calvert
His sword was cut cleanly in two, his left pauldron was cleanly cleaved, and a great numbness afflicted his left shoulder.A Knyght Ther Was|Robert F. Young