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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Anglo-Norman, Old French armure, from Latin armatura. Doublet of armature.

NounEdit

armure (plural armures)

  1. A fabric woven with a raised pattern similar to chain mail.

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Middle French armure, from Old French armure, armeüre, inherited from Latin armātūra. Doublet of armature, a borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

armure f (plural armures)

  1. armor

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Middle EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Anglo-Norman armure, from Latin armātūra.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /armˈɛu̯r(ə)/, /armˈiu̯r(ə)/, /armˈuːr(ə)/, /armˈɔr(ə)/, /armˈər(ə)/

NounEdit

armure (plural armures)

  1. weaponry, the tools of warfare
  2. armour, protection
  3. weapons; arms
  4. A armoured troop or soldier
  5. A military action or event
  6. (figuratively) An implement; a device

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Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French armure, armeure.

NounEdit

armure f (plural armures)

  1. armor (protective clothing worn for battle)

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (armeure, supplement)

Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin armātūra.

NounEdit

armure f (oblique plural armures, nominative singular armure, nominative plural armures)

  1. armor (protective clothing worn for battle)

DescendantsEdit

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (armeure, supplement)