Chevaux-de-Frise

Chevaux-de-Frise, a military fence composed of a beam or a bar armed with long spikes, literally Friesland horses, having been first used in Friesland.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Chevalier St. George * Chevert
Chesil Beach
Chesney, C. Cornwallis
Chesney, Francis Rawdon
Chester
Chesterfield
Chesterfield, Philip Dormer Stanhope, Earl of
Chevalier, Michel
Chevalier, Sulpice
Chevalier d'Industrie
Chevalier St. George
Chevaux-de-Frise
Chevert
Cheviot Hills
Chevreul, Michel Eugène
Chevreuse, Duchesse de
Chevron
Chevy Chase
Cheyenne Indians
Cheyne, George
Cheyne, Thomas Kelly
Chézy, De

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Chevaux-de-Frise in Brewer’s Dictionary of Phrase & Fable