Meaning of armil in English:

armil

(also armill)

Pronunciation /ˈɑːm(ɪ)l/

noun

  • 1An arm-ring or bracelet; (now specifically) a golden bracelet worn by the British sovereign at his or her coronation.

  • 2rare A stole worn by the British sovereign at his or her coronation; = armilla .

  • 3Astronomy
    historical = armilla .

    Attested earlier in "armil sphere".

Origin

Late 15th century; earliest use found in Asneth. From (i) Anglo-Norman and Middle French armille (French armille) arm-ring, bracelet.