gablet

noun
ga·​blet | \ ˈgāblə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of gablet

: a small gable or canopy shaped like a gable (as over a tabernacle, niche, buttress)

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History and Etymology for gablet

Middle English, from Anglo-French, diminutive of Old North French gable

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“Gablet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gablet. Accessed 10 Jul. 2020.

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