For all your dictionary needs!
Spelling. Are you looking for Gilette, Lilette, or Pilette?
Header of ailette

Ailette

Place

The Ailette is a 59.5 km long river in the Aisne département, eastern France. Its source is at Sainte-Croix. It flows generally west-northwest. It is a left tributary of the Oise into which it flows between Manicamp and Quierzy, 30 km northeast of Compiègne.

  • also known as Елет, 艾萊特河
  • part of Ain

Miscellanea

The ailette was a component of thirteenth century knightly armour. Usually made of cuir bouilli, ailettes were thick, quadrangular pieces of leather or wood that attached to the shoulders by means of silk or leather cord. Ailettes were usually flat and nearly rectangular in shape, and usually decorated with heraldic designs.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Ailette

Click on a title to look inside that book (if available):

Google previewNew American Roget's College Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (Revised &Updated) (2002)

by Philip D. Morehead

buckler, aegis; gorget, ailette, brassard, pallette, epaulière, pauldron, vambrace, cubitiere, gauntlet, plastron, breastplate, cuirass, skirt of tasses, fauld, habergeon, mail, hauberk, kneepiece, poleyn, tuille, cuisse, greave, jambeau, lorication, ...

Google previewThe Language of Fashion Dictionary and Digest of Fabric, Sewing and Dress (2013)

by Mary Brooks Picken

ailette (F. ālĕt ; ai let). Protective shoulder plate of forged iron or steel. Worn as part of medieval armor. Original form of the epaulet, the wide, ornamented shoulder. Airconditioned. Trade name applied to ...

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

-et, bet, debt, fete, fret, get, jet, let, Lett, met, net, pet, ret, Rhett , set, sett, stet, sweat, threat, tret, vet, wet, whet, yet; abet, aigrette, ailette, alette, ...

Google previewThe rhymers' lexicon (1971)

by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury

grisette l castanet abet cellaret historiette aguillette chansonnette aigrette chemisette illset ailette cigarette inset alette clarionet interset allumette coquet alphabet coquette jet amourette coronet . judgment-debt exhibiteth questioneth quieteth ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (1988)

by Nila Gott

CAMAIL, BASCINET horse _ BARDES leg/foot _ IAMB, GREAVE, CHAUSSE, PEDIEUX, SOLLERET neck _ BUFFE, GORGET, AVENTAIL shoulder _ AILETTE, PAULDRON, EPAULIERE, PASSEGARDE skirt _ TACE thigh _ CUISH, TASSE, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1922)

and 25 the advance continued and reached the Ailette as far as Chavignon. But it was only on Oct. :6 that ...

Google previewNew Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary (1996)

by Edy G. Schaffer

neck/throat GORGET plate LAME, MASCLE rings BRIGANDINE shin cover CAMISADO shoulder AILETTE, PAULDRON snail's SHELL thigh ..CUISH. TUILE, CUISSE, TASSET tunic GIPON, JUPON turtle's CARAPACE unwom ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1920)

They gradually pushed ahead from the eastern and western slopes until they controlled the entire road and thus overlooked the Ailette River and valley from which the heights of Laon rise. Almost ceaseless counter attacks were made against ...

Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Ailette

Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:

Photos about Ailette

Click on an item to view that photo:

ailette

Video about Ailette

Ailette Meaning

Video shows what ailette means. A small square shield, formerly worn on the shoulders of knights, being the prototype of the epaulet.. Ailette Meaning. How to ...

Scrabble value of A1I1L1E1T1T1E1

The value of this 7-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of AILETTE

What do you get if you rearrange the letters?

See also the blanagrams of Ailette!

Share this page

Next...

Go to the pronunciation of Ailette to learn how to say it correctly!


Privacy Policy | Cookies Policy
Keyword Tool | Romanian-English Dictionary