Etymology
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armlet (n.)

1530s, "metal band or ring worn around the upper arm," diminutive of arm (n.1) with -let. Compare bracelet. The Latin word was armilla. As "a small intrusion of the sea into the land," also 1530s.

updated on February 08, 2017

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Definitions of armlet from WordNet

armlet (n.)
a band worn around the arm for decoration;
Synonyms: arm band
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.