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Stechhelm

[ stek-helm ]
/ ˈstɛkˌhɛlm /
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noun
a heavy German jousting helm of the 15th and 16th centuries, having a bluntly pointed front with a V-shaped vision slit.
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Origin of Stechhelm

<German, equivalent to stech(en) to pierce (see stick2) + Helmhelm2
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