halberdier

noun
hal·​berd·​ier
plural -s

Definition of halberdier

: a person armed with a halberd especially : a guard who carries a halberd as a symbol of his duty

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History and Etymology for halberdier

Middle French hallebardier, from hallebarde + -ier -er

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“Halberdier.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/halberdier. Accessed 26 Jun. 2022.

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