Definition of Poitrels
1. poitrel [n] - See also: poitrel
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Poitrels
Literary usage of Poitrels
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Iliad of Homer by Homer (1898)
"... in silver hooks Rested the reins, and silver was the pole Where the fair yoke and poitrels, all of gold, Were fastened. Juno, eager for the strife, ..."
2. The Iliad of Homer by Homer (1898)
"... and on gold and silver cords Was'slung the chariot's seat; in silver hooks Rested the reins, and silver was the pole Where the fair yoke and poitrels, ..."
3. The Northmen, Columbus and Cabot, 985-1503: The Voyages of the Northmen by Julius E. Olson, Edward Gaylord Bourne (1906)
"The nation of which Pope Pius II. describes the situation and characteristics has now been found,2 excepting the horses with the saddles and poitrels and ..."
4. Proceedings of the American Antiquarian Society by American Antiquarian Society (1875)
"On silver hooks Rested the reins; and silver was the pole, Where the fair yokes and poitrels, all of gold, Were fastened."*—Bryant. ..."