Barded
Barded Bard"ed, p. a. [See {Bard} horse armor.] 1. Accoutered with defensive armor; -- said of a horse. [1913 Webster]

2. (Her.) Wearing rich caparisons. [1913 Webster]

Fifteen hundred men . . . barded and richly trapped. --Stow. [1913 Webster]


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