Definition of Armor-bearer

1. Noun. A squire carrying the armor of a knight.

Exact synonyms: Armiger
Generic synonyms: Squire

Definition of Armor-bearer

1. Noun. (alternative spelling of armorbearer) ¹

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Armor-bearer

armloads
armlock
armlocked
armlocks
armlong
armodafinil
armoir
armoire
armoires
armoirs
armomancy
armoniac
armonica
armonicas
armor
armor-bearer (current term)
armor-bearers
armor-clad
armor-piercing
armor-piercing shot
armor-plated
armor heart
armor plate
armor plating
armorbearer
armorbearers
armored
armored car
armored catfish
armored combat vehicle

Literary usage of Armor-bearer

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1. Life of David S. Terry: Presenting an Authentic, Impartial and Vivid History by Alexander E. Wagstaff (1892)
"... FUNERAL—JUSTICE FIELD CHARGED WITH MURDER —H1s armor-bearer—SHORT SKETCH OF THE LIFE OF DAVID NEAGLE. ..."

2. The Hebrew People: Or, The History and Religion of the Israelites, from the by George Smith (1856)
"... Music—David made the King's armor-bearer—War with the Philistines renewed—Goliath's Defiance—David kills the Giant—Saul, jealous of David's Fame, ..."

3. The Land and the Book, Or, Biblical Illustrations Drawn from the Manners and by William McClure Thomson (1883)
"Exploit of Jonathan and his armor-bearer.—Migron.—The Pomegranate-tree in Migron.—The Earthquake, the " trembling of God."—Defeat and Flight of the ..."

4. The War and the Bible by Hyman Gerson Enelow (1918)
"And his armor-bearer said unto him: ' Do all that is in thy heart; turn thee, ... And the men of the garrison spoke to Jonathan and his armor-bearer, ..."

5. The Story of Assyria from the Rise of the Empire to the Fall of Nineveh by Zénaïde Alexeïevna Ragozin (1889)
"To his own armor-bearer he said : ' Slay me with the sword.' He and his armor- bearer with the steel swords of their girdles pierced through each other. ..."

6. Memoirs of Philip P. Bliss by Philip Paul Bliss, Daniel W. Whittle, George Frederick Root, Dwight Lyman Moody, Edward Payson Goodwin, Ira David Sankey (1877)
"Only an armor-bearer, proudly I stand, Waiting to follow at the King's command ... Surely the Captain may depend on me, Though but an armor-bearer I may be. ..."

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