Definition of Rondache

1. n. A circular shield carried by foot soldiers.



Definition of Rondache

1. Noun. A circular shield carried by foot soldiers. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Rondache

1. buckler [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rondache

rompers
romping
romping good
rompingly
rompish
rompler
romplers
romps
roms
romset
romsets
roncador
roncadors
ronchil
ronco
rondache (current term)
rondaches
rondavel
rondavels
ronde
rondeau
rondeaus
rondeaux
rondel
rondelay
rondelet
rondeletia
rondeletias
rondelets
rondelle

Literary usage of Rondache

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1. The Connoisseur by Bonnell Thornton, George Colman, Mr Town, George Lyttelton Lyttelton (1902)
"Specially noted are the rondache of the Gorgon Medusa, a very fine piece of work by the brothers Negroli, ornamented with a single, finely executed head the ..."

2. The Gentleman's Magazine (1855)
"This rondache, found in 1787 at Battle Field, Shrewsbury, ... A fourth similar rondache was sent by Mr. W. Vernon, from Hilton Park, Staffordshire. ..."

3. A Cyclopaedia of Costume Or Dictionary of Dress, Including Notices of by James Robinson Planché (1876)
"rondache. Rowland^ Knave of Harts ^ 1615. "Roses worth a family." Massinger, City Madam. " My heart was at my mouth Till I had viewed his shoes well; ..."

4. Transactions of the Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archeological Society by James Simpson, Richard Saul Ferguson, William Gershom Collingwood (1880)
"Illuminations in MSS. of the ninth, tenth, and in the Bayeux tapestry of the eleventh century, shew the rondache, with its boss and curved lines radiating ..."

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