acinaces

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin acīnacēs, from Ancient Greek ἀκινάκης (akinákēs, the short sabre of the Persians, Medes, and Scythians, a scimitar).

Noun[edit]

acinaces (plural acinaci)

  1. (historical, ancient history) A short sword or saber.

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