mantelet

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Noun[edit]

mantelet (plural mantelets)

  1. Alternative form of mantlet
    • 1819, They bring forward mantelets and pavisses, and the archers muster on the skirts of the wood like a dark cloud before a hailstorm. — Walter Scott, Ivanhoe

French[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantelet m (plural mantelets)

  1. mantle (piece of clothing)
  2. (military) mantelet, shielding

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

mantelet m (oblique plural mantelés, nominative singular mantelés, nominative plural mantelet)

  1. small coat