KJV Dictionary Definition: helmet


HELM'ET, n. Defensive armor for the head; a head-piece; a morion. The helmet is worn by horsemen to defend the head against the broad sword.

1. The part of a coat of arms that bears the crest.

2. The upper part of a retort.

3. In botany, the upper lip of a ringent corol.


HELM'ETED, a. Furnished with a helmet.