meaning of Ailette

Ailette meaning in General Dictionary

a little square guard previously used in the arms of knights becoming the prototype of contemporary epaulet

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  • a little square guard, previously worn regarding arms of knights, -- becoming the model for the modern epaulet.

Ailette - German to English


Ailette meaning in General Dictionary

(letter.) A small square guard, formerly used regarding shoulders of knights, -- being the model for the contemporary epaulet.

Sentence Examples with the word Ailette

Thence as far as the confluence of the Ailette its course lies through well-wooded country to Compiegne, a short distance above which it receives the Aisne.

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