jambeau

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noun jam·beau \ˈjam-(ˌ)bō\

Definition of jambeau

plural

jambeaux

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  1. :  a piece of medieval armor for the leg below the knee — see armor illustration

Origin and Etymology of jambeau

Middle English, probably modification of Anglo-French jambers, plural, from jambe


First Known Use: 14th century


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