Casque meaning

kăsk
The definition of a casque is a helmet.

Helmets worn by motorcycle riders are examples of a casque.

Medieval hermets worn in battle are examples of a casque.

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A piece of armor that covers the head; a helmet.
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A helmetlike structure or protuberance.
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A helmet.
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A helmetlike process or part.
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A hard structure on the head of some birds, such as the hornbill or cassowary.
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Origin of casque

  • French from Spanish casco cask
    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
  • From French casque.
    From Wiktionary