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Hacqueton

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Hácqueton. n.s. [haquet, old French, a little horse.] Some piece of armour.

You may see the very fashion of the Irish horseman in his long hose, riding shoes of costly cordwain, his hacqueton, and his habergeon. Spenser's State of Ireland.

Sources: Spenser, Edmund (254)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Hacqueton." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: November 3, 2012. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=5146.


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