- Early fourteenth century form of defence for the lower arm; also a term for an archer's arm guard to protect the forearm from the bowstring.
- The sharp, cutting part of a blade. Swords are single or double-edged.
- Poor coat from layered fabric or leather will little plates inserted and stitched between the layers.
- A 'frog-mouthed' form of great helm which was worn specifically for Gestesch, bolted to the breastplate.