solleret
noun Etymology: French Date: 1826 a flexible steel shoe forming part of a medieval suit of armor — see armor illustration

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  • Solleret — Sol*ler*et , n. [F. soleretim. fr. OF. soler shoe.] A flexible steel shoe (or one of the plates forming such a shoe), worn with medi[ae]val armor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • solleret — [säl′ər et΄, säl΄ər et′] n. 〚MFr soleret, dim. of soler, shoe < ML subtelaris (calceus), (shoe) under the arch of the foot < LL subtel, the hollow of the foot < L sub, under (see UP1) + talus, ankle〛 …   Universalium

  • solleret — [säl′ər et΄, säl΄ər et′] n. [MFr soleret, dim. of soler, shoe < ML subtelaris (calceus), (shoe) under the arch of the foot < LL subtel, the hollow of the foot < L sub, under (see UP1) + talus, ankle] a kind of shoe worn with a suit of… …   English World dictionary

  • Solleret — A metal shoe, made with overlapping plates, which were part of a complete suit of armour. [< OldFr. soller = a shoe] Cf. Sabaton …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • solleret — sol·ler·et …   English syllables

  • solleret — A metallic pointy toed shoe worn by knights …   Grandiloquent dictionary

  • solleret — noun armor plate that protects the foot; consists of mail with a solid toe and heel • Syn: ↑sabaton • Hypernyms: ↑armor plate, ↑armour plate, ↑armor plating, ↑plate armor, ↑plate armour …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sabaton — а) 1290 1390. b) 1300 1490. с) 1500 1530. d) 1530 1540. е) 1540 1550. f) 1550 1560. g) 1560 1590. from book of Wendelin Boeheim Handbuch der Waffenkunde. Das Waffenwesen in seiner historischen Entwicklung vom Beginn des Mittelalters bis zum Ende… …   Wikipedia

  • List of fashion topics — This is a list of topics related to fashion, many of which do not yet have Wikipedia articles. NOTOC 0 9 1300 1400 in fashion 1500 1550 in fashion 1600 1650 in fashion 1700 1750 in fashion 1795 1820 in fashion 20th century fashion A A line A line …   Wikipedia

  • Components of medieval armour — Following is a table that concisely identifies various pieces of medieval armour, mostly plate but some mail, arranged by the part of body that is protected and roughly by date. No attempt has been made to identify fastening components or various …   Wikipedia

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