Vaumure

An outer wall, one set well in front of a main fortified wall. [< OldFr. vaunt = forward + mure = wall] -

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  • vameure — vamer, vameure varr. vamure vaumure …   Useful english dictionary

  • vamure — var. vaumure Obs …   Useful english dictionary

  • vant- — prefix, representing AF. vant , aphetic f. avant avant : see vant brace, guard, ward. In a number of compounds the t was elided, as vanbrace, chase, courier, guard, etc. Before labials the n by assimilation became m, as in vambrace, vampey,… …   Useful english dictionary

  • vawmer — vawmer, meure, mure varr. vaumure Obs …   Useful english dictionary

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