Alternative forms 
Old French sceptre, from Latin sceptrum, from Ancient Greek σκήπτρον (skeptron) "staff, stick, baton", from σκήπτω (skepto) "to prop, to support, to lean upon a staff"
Wikipedia scepter (plural scepters)
- an ornamental staff held by a ruling monarch as a symbol of power
scepter (third-person singular simple present scepters, present participle sceptering, simple past and past participle sceptered)
- To give a scepter to.