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

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  • anlace — /an lis/, n. anelace. * * * …   Universalium

  • anlace — [alinlaz] == a long knife worn at the girdle. HD. 2554 …   Oldest English Words

  • Anlace — short sword or dagger …   Medieval glossary

  • anlace — an·lace …   English syllables

  • anlace — /ˈænləs/ (say anluhs) noun a medieval dagger or short sword, worn in front of the person. {Middle English, from Old French ale(s)naz, from alesne awl, of Germanic origin} …   Australian English dictionary

  • anlace —   n. short double edged sword or long dagger …   Dictionary of difficult words

  • anlace — ˈanlə̇s, ˌlās noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English anlas, anelas, from Old French alenaz, alesnaz, aug. of alesne awl, of Germanic origin; akin to Old High German alasna, alansa awl, from āla more at awl : a tapering medieval dagger …   Useful english dictionary

  • anelace — 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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  • 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

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