Attaghan
Attaghan At"ta*ghan ([a^]t"t[.a]*g[a^]n), n. See {Yataghan}. [1913 Webster]

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  • attaghan — Yataghan Yat a*ghan, n. [Turk. y[=a]t[=a]gh[=a]n.] A long knife, or short saber, common among Mohammedan nations, usually having a double curve, sometimes nearly straight. [Written also {ataghan}, {attaghan}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • ataghan — Yataghan Yat a*ghan, n. [Turk. y[=a]t[=a]gh[=a]n.] A long knife, or short saber, common among Mohammedan nations, usually having a double curve, sometimes nearly straight. [Written also {ataghan}, {attaghan}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Yataghan — Yat a*ghan, n. [Turk. y[=a]t[=a]gh[=a]n.] A long knife, or short saber, common among Mohammedan nations, usually having a double curve, sometimes nearly straight. [Written also {ataghan}, {attaghan}.] Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Arms — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Arms >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 arm arm arms Sgm: N 1 weapon weapon deadly weapon Sgm: N 1 armament armament armaments armature Sgm: N 1 panoply panoply stand of arms …   English dictionary for students

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