- a short, high-necked jacket of mail, usually sleeveless
Origin of habergeonMiddle English habergoun ; from Old French haubergeon, diminutive of hauberc: see hauberk
- A short, sleeveless coat of mail.
- A hauberk.
Origin of habergeonMiddle English, from Old French hauberjon, from hauberc, hauberk; see hauberk.
- (historical) A sleeveless coat of chain mail.