Meaning of armiferous in English:

armiferous

Pronunciation /ɑːˈmɪf(ə)rəs/

adjective

rare
  • Bearing weapons or armour; warlike, bellicose.

Origin

Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Thomas Blount (1618–1679), antiquary and lexicographer. From classical Latin armifer bearing arms, warlike (from armi-, combining form of arma arms + -fer) + -ous; compare -ferous.