Hábergeon. n.s. [haubergeon, French; halbergium, low Lat.] Armour to cover the neck and breast; breastplate; neckpiece; gorget.
And halbert some, and some a haberion;
So every one in arms was quickly dight. Fairfax, b. i.
The shot let fly, and grazing
Upon his shoulder, in the passing,
Lodg'd in Magnano's brass habergeon. Hudibras, p. i.