Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OF. helmet, a dim of helme, F. heaume,; of Teutonic origin; cf. G. helm, akin to AS. & OS. helm, D. helm, helmet, Icel. hjālmr, Sw. hjelm, Dan. hielm, Goth. hilms,; and prob. from the root of AS. helan, to hide, to hele; cf. also Lith. szalmas, Russ. shleme, Skr. çarman, protection. √17. Cf. Hele Hell Helm a helmet
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. helm—helan, to cover; Ger. helm.
The helmets of the police bobbed about.
"The Convert" by Elizabeth Robins
Her air-tube entered her helmet at the back.
"Madge Morton's Victory" by Amy D.V. Chalmers
Two others were standing by, ready to place the helmet over his head, when Leutnant Rix had finished giving him minute directions.
"The Submarine Hunters" by Percy F. Westerman
The removal of his helmet has revealed the face of Parsifal, but another Parsifal, even as Kundry is another.
"The Wagnerian Romances" by Gertrude Hall
The men's faces were scarlet and glistening with sweat under their conical steel helmets.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
Simon went to the door, and saw no one in the corridor but a helmeted man-at-arms standing about ten paces away.
"The Saracen: The Holy War" by Robert Shea
With this magic helmet and my ring I can make the whole world smart if I choose.
"Operas Every Child Should Know" by Mary Schell Hoke Bacon
Kent and Liggett prepared to don their space-helmets, and before entering the airlock, Kent turned to Krell.
"The Sargasso of Space" by Edmond Hamilton
Then he noticed three dwarfs in bulky, helmeted moon-suits, shuffling clumsily across the copper plates.
"The Copper-Clad World" by Harl Vincent
For a moment the Earthman was dazzled, despite the smoked quartz eye-pieces in his helmet.
"The Great Dome on Mercury" by Arthur Leo Zagat
And throwing strait their bows away,
They grasp'd their swords so bright;
And now sharp blows, a heavy shower,
On shields and helmets light.
"The More Modern Ballad of Chevy Chace" by Anonymous British
In martial din she drowns her sighs,
Lest he the rising grief should hear;
She pulls her helmet o'er his eyes,
Lest she should see the falling tear.
"An Ode - Presented To The King, On His Majesty's Arrival In Holland, After The Queen's Death" by Matthew Prior
Armoured and helmeted and spurred for fight
She fires men’s hearts to right the bitter wrong;
Yet sits She weaving of a summer night
Flowers of a bridal song.
"The Spirit Of Poetry" by George Essex Evans
I saw a pale imperial pomp go by,
Helmet and hornèd mitre and heavy wreath;
Their high strange ensigns hung upon the sky
And their great shields were like the doors of death.
"Nightmare" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
Where sea billows toss 'neath the bright Southern cross,
By the sea lay I idly dreaming,
While the stars burned a way from Night unto Day
And the waves like helmets were gleaming.
"A Love Dream" by James Edwin Campbell
Upon thy head the Christian's helmet bear,
The strongest hopes of heaven thou canst wear,
Through which the pow'rful sov'reign of the air
Can never hurt, or force thee to despair.
"A Warning To Guard, Whilst It Is Yet Day, Against The Assaults Of The World, The Flesh, And The Devi" by Rees Prichard
Led by the helmet-ripping Ndamukong Suh, Cliff Avril and Nick Fairley, the upstart Lions are a vicious bunch worthy of the sobriquet given to the old Pistons teams of Isiah, Rodman and Laimbeer.
Tactical helmet with nitrogen conversion intake.
With long dreadlocks flowing out from underneath his helmet, St John Neumann senior Kendrick Mouton has a variety of ways to hurt you on both offense and defense.
The 12 little contestants didn't have much to say as they donned their helmets and faceguards to vie for the annual Mutton Bustin' championship Saturday night, but all of them seemed intent and confident.
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Despite Metcalf's helmet falling over her eyes with each swing, she hit a long ball and ran to first base.
No 11 on the Ropes Junior High School football team looks like other players on the field - until she takes her helmet off.
This is an X-ray of a helmet outfitted with the Riddell¿s Head Impact Telemetry System.
Hothead Technologies and Kennesaw State University are currently testing an RFID-enabled helmet that tracks the body temperature of a player and promises to lessen dangerous instances of over heating.
Firm to pass out children's bicycle helmets at annual event.
Today's issue is the new motorcycle helmet law.
Today's issue is the new motorcycle law that allows riders the choice to ride with or without a helmet.
'Gamebreaker' helmet aims to prevent concussions, head injuries on playing field .
Christopher Glasco, 29, was not wearing as helmet.
YARDLEY, PA – Ziamatic Corp. Presents the Personal Gear/Helmet Pouch , Model PGP-1.
The slow-speed component of the solar wind is believed to originate mainly from the bright helmet streamers seen in coronagraph images.
Coronal Heating versus Solar Wind Acceleration
The above aspects of MEG make it particularly attractive for studying the highfrequency spatiotemporal characteristics of the brain dynamics especially with the modern helmet-shaped probes .
Asymmetric random matrices: What do we need them for?
Each image was displayed for 0.5 s in front of a sub ject wearing an MEG helmet.
Asymmetric random matrices: What do we need them for?
Distance from the center (dark Airy rings) shown that long-exposure stellar pro(cid:12)les in partial correction are spiked helmet-shaped in which an Airy shaped spike is superposed on a broad halo-like background with a width approximately equal to that of the original seeing disk.
High angular resolution coronography for adaptive optics
One then will get a helmet-streamer conﬁguration like that of Lovelace et al. (1995).
Magnetic Interaction between Stars and Accretion Disks