roundlet

noun round·let \ˈrau̇ndlə̇t, rapid -nl-; usually -ə̇t+V\

Definition of roundlet

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a little circle or round object :  disk

  2. 2 :  a 15th century hat for men with a round padded edge and loose drapery forming the crown and hanging over the edge

  3. 3 :  rundlet

  4. 4 heraldry :  roundel 3

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Origin and Etymology of roundlet

Middle English roundelet, from Middle French rondelet — more at roundelay


First Known Use: 14th century


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