kirpan

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Etymology[edit]

From Punjabi ਕਿਰਪਾਨ (kirpān), from Sanskrit कृपाण (kṛpaṇa, sword, dagger, sacrificial knife), from कल्पयति (kalpáyati).

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kirpan (plural kirpans)

  1. (Sikhism) A ceremonial sword that must be worn at all time by baptized Sikhs, and one of the five Ks.

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Noun[edit]

kirpan

  1. Genitive singular form of kirppa.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

kirpan m (plural kirpans)

  1. (Sikhism) A kirpan