Definition of Miquelets

1. Noun. (plural of miquelet) ¹



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Definition of Miquelets

1. miquelet [n] - See also: miquelet

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Miquelets

mionectic
miopragia
miopus
mioses
miosis
miosphygmia
miostagmin reaction
miotic
miotics
mipmap
mipmapped
mipmapping
mipmaps
mipomersen
miquelet
miquelets (current term)
mir
mira
mirabelle
mirabelle plum
mirabelle plums
mirabelle prune
mirabelle prunes
mirabelles
mirabilaries
mirabilary
mirabile dictu
mirabilis
mirabilises
mirabilite

Literary usage of Miquelets

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1. Southey's Common-place Book by Robert Southey (1876)
"miquelets. THIS is what the Catalans themselves gave as the origin of the name in the middle of the seventeenth century. ..."

2. The History of Spain and Portugal from B.C. 1000 to A.D. 1814 by M. M. Busk (1833)
"London, 1005 ¡ л work the authority of which is, however, somewhat impaired by It9 colouring of strong party feelings. miquelets, similarly annoyed the Ъе- ..."

3. History of the Irish brigades in the service of France, from the revolution by John Cornelius O'Callaghan (1870)
"•with 5 English, Dutch, or Portuguese battalions of regulars, and 2 of miquelets, or irregulars, under the Prince of Hesse-Darmstadt, and, by November llth, ..."

4. History of the Peninsular War by Robert Southey (1823)
"The name was popular among the Catalans, the miquelets having distinguished ... A great bounty was given to these miquelets, but this prevented recruiting ..."

5. The History of England: From the Earliest Period to 1839 by Thomas Keightley (1843)
"Numbers of the miquelets or armed peasantry now flocked to the standard of Charles, and the siege was carried on with vigour. ..."

6. The Living Age by Making of America Project, Eliakim Littell, Robert S. Littell (1889)
"In the dark, and at the risk of stumbling across the miquelets anywhere and at any ... The miquelets had ferreted them out; it was all over with them. ..."

7. The Historians' History of the World: A Comprehensive Narrative of the Rise by Henry Smith Williams (1904)
"An honourable treaty was concluded (October 9th); but several of the miquelets had stolen into the town, and they and the discontented townsmen appeared in ..."

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