Armor covering the forearm.
ETYMOLOGY: Middle English vambras, from Anglo-Norman? vauntbras
|'Men of Rohan!' he cried. 'Are there no leeches among you? She is hurt, to death maybe, but I deem she yet lives.' And he held the bright-burnished vambrace that was upon his arm before her cold lips, and behold! a little mistwas laid on it hardly to be seen.|
|The Return of the King: The Battle of the Pelennor Fields|