Word Of The Day 2-14-2017

Glaive

noun \ˈglāv\
Popularity: Bottom 20% of words
-archaic
  1. :  sword; especially :  broadsword

Origin and Etymology of glaive

Middle English, from Anglo-French, sword, lance, from Latin gladius sword
First Known Use: 15th century

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