A grade within the rank of private, either assigned as assistants to corporals or performed the duties of corporals themselves.
Other Word Forms of Lancepesade
Origin of Lancepesade
From the Italian lanzia spezzata, which literally means "broken lance" or "broken spear", but which was used to denote a seasoned soldier (the broken spear being a metaphor for combat experience, where such an occurrence was likely).
Find Similar Words
Find similar words to lancepesade using the buttons below.
Words Starting With L and Ending With E