miquelet

noun
mi·​que·​let | \ ˌmi-kə-ˈlet How to pronounce miquelet (audio) , ˌmē- \

Definition of miquelet

: a Spanish or French irregular soldier during the Peninsular War

First Known Use of miquelet

1827, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for miquelet

Spanish miquelete

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“Miquelet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/miquelet. Accessed 27 Nov. 2021.

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