Share this entry

Share this page

cote-hardie

Saltos de línea: cote-hardie
Pronunciación: /ˈkəʊtˌhɑːdi
 
/

Definición de cote-hardie en inglés:

sustantivo (plural cote-hardies)

historical
A medieval close-fitting tunic with sleeves, worn by both sexes.
Example sentences
  • It is a band sewn around the elbow of the cote-hardie sleeve with the end hanging as a streamer.
  • These men are most likely wearing chemises as the first layer between the cote or cote-hardie and the skin.
  • There are many more terms, but usually they relate to eras pre 1750 and include medieval terms for coats such as cote-hardie or ancient terms such as chlamys.

Origen

Middle English: from Old French, from cote 'coat' + hardie (feminine) 'bold'.

Definición de cote-hardie en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día terpsichorean
Pronunciación: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing