raiment

17:18 Jan 21, 2002
French to English translations [Non-PRO]
French term or phrase: raiment
the meaning of rayment, our family name in french. we think it means tailor.
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5 +1It means clothing
mckinnc
4clothing, garment (M.E.); array (O.F. areement)
Parrot


  

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It means clothing


Explanation:
...in old English. For example, it is used in the King James version of the Bible to mean this.

mckinnc
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clothing, garment (M.E.); array (O.F. areement)


Explanation:
A Middle English word meaning garment, derived from Old French "areement", array.


    Reference: http://www.bartleby.com/61/48/R0024800.html
Parrot
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