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Meaning of "habergeon" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD HABERGEON

From Old French haubergeon a little hauberk.
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PRONUNCIATION OF HABERGEON

habergeon  [ˈhæbədʒən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HABERGEON

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Habergeon is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES HABERGEON MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of habergeon in the English dictionary

The definition of habergeon in the dictionary is a light sleeveless coat of mail worn in the 14th century under the plated hauberk.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HABERGEON


adaptogen
əˈdæptədʒən
androgen
ˈændrədʒən
biogen
ˈbaɪədʒən
carcinogen
kɑːˈsɪnədʒən
chromogen
ˈkrəʊmədʒən
collagen
ˈkɒlədʒən
cryogen
ˈkraɪədʒən
dinitrogen
daɪˈnaɪtrədʒən
estrogen
ˈɛstrədʒən
exogen
ˈɛksədʒən
fibrinogen
fɪˈbrɪnədʒən
haubergeon
ˈhɔːbədʒən
kerogen
ˈkɛrədʒən
mitogen
ˈmaɪtədʒən
mutagen
ˈmjuːtədʒən
nitrogen
ˈnaɪtrədʒən
oestrogen
ˈiːstrədʒən
phytoestrogen
ˌfaɪtəʊˈiːstrədʒən
plasminogen
plæzˈmɪnədʒən
progestogen
prəʊˈdʒɛstədʒən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HABERGEON

habdabs
habdalah
habeas corpus
Haber process
haberdasher
haberdasher´s
haberdasheries
haberdashery
haberdine
Habermas
habilable
habilatory
habile
habiliment
habilitate
habilitation
habit
habit-forming
habitability

WORDS THAT END LIKE HABERGEON

bourgeon
brain surgeon
burgeon
chirurgeon
cryosurgeon
dental surgeon
dungeon
flight surgeon
heart surgeon
house surgeon
microsurgeon
murgeon
neurosurgeon
orthopaedic surgeon
orthopedic surgeon
plastic surgeon
psychosurgeon
sturgeon
surgeon
tree surgeon
veterinary surgeon

Synonyms and antonyms of habergeon in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «habergeon» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HABERGEON

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Translator English - Chinese

habergeon
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

habergeon
570 millions of speakers

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habergeon
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

habergeon
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

habergeon
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

habergeon
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

arpão
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

হাতাহীন বর্মাবিশেষ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

habergeon
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Habergeon
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Habergeon
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

habergeon
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

habergeon
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Habergeon
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

áo giáp
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

habergeon
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हाशेजॉन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

zırh yeleği
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

usbergo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

habergeon
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

habergeon
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

habergeon
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

habergeon
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

assegaai
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

habergeon
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

habergeon
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of habergeon

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HABERGEON»

The term «habergeon» is used very little and occupies the 159.500 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HABERGEON» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «habergeon» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «habergeon» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about habergeon

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HABERGEON»

Discover the use of habergeon in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to habergeon and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Middle English Dictionary
[OF hauberjon] (a) A coat or jacket of mail or scale armor, often worn under plate armor; also, a hauberk; mailed~,a habergeon of mail; ~ hoked, a habergeon of scale armor; (b) fig. a defense, protection; ~ of feith, etc. ; (c) a garment of mail ...
John Reidy, Sherman M. Kuhn, 1966
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The Complete Works of Geoffrey Chaucer: The Canterbury ...
(al- bismuferd widh'iz ha"berjuu"n)w ' His doublet of fustian was all soilcd-with marks made by the habergeon which he had so lately worn over it.' Bismotered has the same sense as mod. E. besmutted. habergeoun, though etymologically a  ...
Geoffrey Chaucer, Walter William Skeat, 1958
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The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of ...
This Dr. Meyrick takes to be the habergeon. Hie helmet of the Conqueror is of Greco-Roman fashion, conical, with a knob at top, and a rim somewhat resembling a coronet below, with or without a flap or neck-guard. The principal weapon of ...
Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington), 1839
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The London encyclopaedia: or, Universal dictionary of ...
Armour to cover the neck and breast; breast-plate; neck-piece; gorget. And over that an habergeon For percing of his herte. Chaucer. Rime of Sire Thopat. With him ther wenten knightes many on ; — Some wot ben armed in an habergeon, And ...
Thomas Curtis, 1829
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Bible English, Chapters on Old and Disused Expressions in ...
In Samson Agonistes the Jewish captive challenging Harapha, bids him put on ' Thy brigandine of brass, thy broad habergeon, Vant-brace and greves.' (1120.) ' Habergeon' is used five times in our Bible. The hole of the ephod was to be ' as it  ...
T. Lewis Davies, 1875
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London encyclopaedia; or, Universal dictionary of science, ...
And over that an habergeon For percing of his herte. Chaucer. Rime of Sire Thopat. With him ther wenten kuightes many on ; — Some wol ben armed in an habergeon, And in a brest plate and in a gipon. Id. The Knightes Talc. — She resolved ...
Thomas Tegg, 1829
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A Dictionary of Modern English Usage
habergeon. Pronounce ha'berjn. hahfltmsnts. See Polysyllabic нимоия. hiMBMl makes habilitable ; see -ABLE 1. , v., has -ittd ; see -T-, -TT-. In some of its obsolete (relation to, intimacy or familiarity) the word was not exchangeable with habit.
Henry Watson Fowler, 1994
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Stinchcombe parish magazine [afterw.] The parish magazine ...
Habergeon ' is used four or five times in the Old Testament. The hole of the ephod was to be as the hole of the habergeon (Exod. xxviii. 32; xxxix. 23). Nehemiah armed his workmen with habergeons among other things (Neh. iv. 16) . Latimer ...
Cam Glouc, 1874
9
History of British costume
the breast-plate or plastron, but a plain fustian just- au-corps, and by habergeon, the plastron or breastplate itself. In the French metrical history of the deposition of Richard II. (Harleian MS. 1319) Bolingbroke is seen with a breast-plate, worn ...
James Robinson Planché, 1836
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British Costume: A Complete History of the Dress of the ...
the breast-plate or plastron, but a plain fustian just- au-corps, and by habergeon, the plastron or breastplate itself. In the French metrical history of the deposition of Richard II. (Harleian MS. 1319) Bolingbroke is seen with a breast-plate, worn ...
James Robinson Planché, 1846

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