damaskin (plural damaskins)
- (obsolete) A sword of Damascus steel.
- 1655, James Howell, “The Vote”, in Epistolæ Ho-Elianæ. Familiar Letters Domestic and Forren. […], volume (please specify the page), 3rd edition, London: […] Humphrey Mos[e]ley, […], OCLC 84295516:
- No old Toledo blades or damaskins.
- Alternative form of
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(See the entry for damaskin in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913)
- Genitive singular form of damaski.