Middle English Dictionary Entry

gǒune n.
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Definitions (Senses and Subsenses)

(a) An outer garment, a robe, gown; long ~, short ~, childes ~, womman ~; (b) a coat or cloak worn out-of-doors to cover one's clothing, armor, etc.; (c) an official or distinguishing robe; the robe of a monk, a guildsman, an alderman; a Roman toga; livere ~, a guildsman's robe; (d) night ~, a dressing robe; (e) ~ cloth, a piece of cloth for a robe or livery.