Middle English haubergeon, haberion "coat of mail worn under plate armor, hauberk," borrowed from Anglo-French haubergeon, haberjon (continental Old French hauberjon) from hauberc hauberk + -ion, diminutive suffix
14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1
habere facias seisinam
“Habergeon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/habergeon. Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.
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