frontlet

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noun front·let \ˈfrənt-lət\

Definition of frontlet

  1. 1 :  a band or phylactery worn on the forehead

  2. 2 :  the forehead especially of an animal

Origin and Etymology of frontlet

Middle English frontlette, from Medieval French frontelet, diminutive of frontel, from Latin frontale, from front-, frons


First Known Use: 15th century


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