- 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.