surcoat

  1. a tunic worn over a knight's armor
  2. a heavy coat

Surcoat

A surcoat, or surcote, was an outer garment commonly worn in the Middle Ages by both men and women. It can either refer to a coat worn over other garments or the outer garment of a person. The name derives from French meaning `over the cotta`, a long, wide coat reaching down to the feet without sleeves. From about the 12th century, knights wore .....
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surcoat

[n] - a tunic worn over a knight`s armor
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Surcoat

• (n.) A name given to the outer garment of either sex at different epochs of the Middle Ages. • (n.) A coat worn over the other garments; especially, the long and flowing garment of knights, worn over the armor, and frequently emblazoned with the arms of the wearer.
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surcoat

noun a tunic worn over a knight`s armor
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Surcoat

Sur'coat` noun [ Middle English surcote , Old French surcote . See Sur- , and Coat , and confer Overcoat .] 1. A coat worn over the other garments; especially, the long and flowing garment of knights, worn over the armor, and frequently emblazoned with the ar...
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Surcoat

a garment worn over medieval armour, often embroydered with heraldic arms.
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Surcoat

A surcoat was a long garment worn over mediaeval armour. The surcoat was often embroidered with the owners heraldic arms.
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surcoat

garment worn over armour bearing a heraldic device
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surcoat

sleeved or sleeveless outer garment worn by European men and women during the 13th and 14th centuries. The surcoat for men was usually a tunic, or ... [2 related articles]
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surcoat

surcoat 1. A short tunic worn over a knight's armor in medieval times. 2. A short sleeveless garment worn as part of the ceremonial costume of an order of knighthood. 3. A loose outer coat or gown.
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