Brinie

A chain-mail coat; a Hauberk or *lorica.

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  • brinie — sb. == cuirass. HD. 1775. Fr. brugne, brugnie. The root is ‘brun’ from ‘brinnan,’ to burn or shine; Cf. OHG. brunna …   Oldest English Words

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  • byrnie — /berr nee/, n. Armor. a coat of mail; hauberk. [1325 75; ME byrny, Scot var. of BRYNIE, BRINIE < ON brynja, c. OE byrne coat of mail, OHG brunnia] * * * …   Universalium

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  • brene — brene, ie, y obs. ff. bryn, brinie, corselet …   Useful english dictionary

  • brynye — var. of brinie, Obs., cuirass …   Useful english dictionary

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