claymore

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Scottish Gaelic claidheamh (sword) + mòr (great).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

claymore (plural claymores)

  1. A large two-handed sword historically used by the Scottish Highlanders.
  2. (usually capitalized) A Claymore antipersonnel mine.

Synonyms[edit]

  • (The Scottish basket-hilted broadsword): claybeg

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English claymore, from Scottish Gaelic claidheamh (sword) + mòr (great).

Noun[edit]

claymore f (plural claymores)

  1. claymore

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English claymore, from Scottish Gaelic claidheamh (sword) + mòr (great).

Noun[edit]

claymore m (plural claymores)

  1. claymore