coat of mailcoat of mail
pl. coats of mail
a sleeved protective garment made of interlinked metal rings or overlapping plates
Origin of coat of mailtranslated, translation of French cotte de mailles, literally , coat of meshes
coat of mail
nounpl. coats of mail
An armored coat made of chain mail, interlinked rings, or overlapping metal plates; a hauberk.
(plural coats of mail)
- (historical) a defensive garment made of metal scales or interlinked metal rings
Translation of French cotte de mailles.