sallet

noun
sal·​let | \ ˈsa-lət How to pronounce sallet (audio) \

Definition of sallet

: a light 15th century helmet with or without a visor and with a projection over the neck

First Known Use of sallet

15th century, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sallet

Middle English, from Middle French sallade

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“Sallet.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sallet. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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