Stechhelm

[ stek-helm ]
/ ˈstɛkˌhɛlm /

noun

a heavy German jousting helm of the 15th and 16th centuries, having a bluntly pointed front with a V-shaped vision slit.

Origin of Stechhelm

< German, equivalent to stech(en) to pierce (see stick2) + Helm helm2

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