miquelet definition

  • noun:
    • An irregular or partisan soldier; a bandit.
    • An irregular or partisan soldier; a bandit.
    • In Spanish record: an associate of a body of Catalonian banditti whom infested the Pyrenees in seventeenth century.
    • A Spanish guerrilla soldier into the Peninsular War; also one of a corps of irregulars used by Napoleon in 1808 up against the Spaniards.
    • In contemporary Spain, the designation for the soldiers of certain neighborhood regiments of infantry, mainly used on escort responsibilities.

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