anelace
Anlace An"lace, n. [Origin unknown.] A broad dagger formerly worn at the girdle. [Written also {anelace}.] [1913 Webster] ||

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  • Anelace — An e*lace, n. Same as {Anlace}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anelace — An anelace, also called an anlace, is typically regarded as a medieval long dagger. [http://www.thefreedictionary.com/Anlace] However, some sources treat it as a type of sword. An anelace was sharp on both sides and could be carried at the small… …   Wikipedia

  • anelace — /an l ays /, n. a short sword having a double edged blade tapering sharply to a point: worn by civilians from the 13th to the 16th centuries. Also, anlace. [1250 1300; ME an(e)las < OF ale(s)naz (by metathesis), deriv. of alesne awl < OHG… …   Useful english dictionary

  • anelace — /an l ays /, n. a short sword having a double edged blade tapering sharply to a point: worn by civilians from the 13th to the 16th centuries. Also, anlace. [1250 1300; ME an(e)las < OF ale(s)naz (by metathesis), deriv. of alesne awl < OHG alasna …   Universalium

  • anelace — noun A medieval long dagger …   Wiktionary

  • Anelace — ♦ A heavy, broad bladed, sharp pointed, double edged knife. (Davis, H.W. C. (ed.) Medieval England, 615) …   Medieval glossary

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  • Anlace — An lace, n. [Origin unknown.] A broad dagger formerly worn at the girdle. [Written also {anelace}.] [1913 Webster] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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