From Middle French equippage, from equipper.
equipage (countable and uncountable, plural equipages)
- (uncountable) Equipment or supplies, especially military ones.
- (obsolete) Military dress; uniform, armour etc.
1603, John Florio, transl.; Michel de Montaigne, chapter 9, in The Essayes, […], book II, printed at London: By Val[entine] Simmes for Edward Blount […], OCLC 946730821:
Loe-heere a description, much resembling the equipage of a compleat French-man at armes, with all his bards.
- A type of horse-drawn carriage.
- The carriage together with attendants; a retinue.
equipment or supplies, especially military ones
a type of horse-drawn carriage
equipage (third-person singular simple present equipages, present participle equipaging, simple past and past participle equipaged)
- (transitive, obsolete) To furnish with an equipage.