Definition of armlet in English:

armlet

Line breaks: arm¦let
Pronunciation: /ˈɑːmlɪt
 
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noun

A band or bracelet worn round the upper part of a person’s arm.
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  • Magnificent bracelets, pendants, necklaces, rings, armlets, earrings, diadems, head ornaments, pectoral ornaments and collars of gold were all produced in ancient Egypt, the land of the Pharaohs.
  • The skeleton found buried in a grave at Bainesse, a farm near Catterick, wore a jet necklace and bracelet, a shale armlet and a bronze anklet.
  • As his wares were textiles, it was fitting that his breeches were made of something that looked expensive, as was his jewellery: silver filigree bracelets and armlets.

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