salet

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salet (plural salets)

  1. A helmet, also sometimes called a salade or celate.
    • 1786: Father Daniel defines a Salet to be a sort of light casque, without a crest, sometimes having a visor, and sometimes without one. — Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page 11.

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French salette.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /saːˈlɛt/
  • Hyphenation: sa‧let
  • Rhymes: -ɛt

Noun[edit]

salet n (plural saletten, diminutive saletje n)

  1. A salon, a small room where one receives guests.
  2. (obsolete) An upper-class party or similar formal meeting where one socialises; often of a type traditionally organised and attended by ladies, such as a tea party.

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