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Definition of the noun epee

What does epee mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: epees

  1. a fencing sword similar to a foil but with a heavier blade
    • domain: fencing
    • lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
    • more generic term: fencing sword = a sword used in the sport of fencing

Alternative definition of the noun epee


  1. [fencing] A fencing sword of a certain modern type; frequently opposed to foil and sabre.

Specialised definition of the noun epee

Glossary of sports / fencing

a sword that weighs up to 770g, is up to 110cm/43.3in in length, and has a relatively stiff triangular blade (2005. Chambers Sports Factfinder. Chambers Harrap Publishers Ltd)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Epee

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Google previewA Beginner's Guide to Fencing (2010)

by Doug Werner

The epee is a descendent of the rapier, the dueling sword used in the 17th century. It's application is the closest thing to actual dueling among the three fencing weapons. It's a Little Different The Tool The epee is heavier than a foil, has ...

Google previewThe Caribbean (1986)

The Lesser Antilles by Alfred Neumann

The Fort Fleur d'Epee is the ruins of an l8th-century fortress. Ste. Anne and St. Francois are also much appreciated vacation areas on the southern coast. The mansion called Zevallos is located on the eastern tip. Also worthwhile are the first ...

Google previewBrussels (2003)

A Cultural and Literary History by André De Vries

On the corner of the Rue Haute and the Rue de 1'Epee is the Square Breughel 1'Ancien. One of the ...

Google previewStanley Newman's Crossword Shortcuts (2009)

The 1,001 Most Common Crossword Answers by Stanley Newman

EPEE THE WEAPON An epee is a fencing sword, used in Olympic competition as pari of the ...

Google previewOuting (1913)

by James Henry Worman, Ben James Worman

considered as the display of correctness, of style, while the duelling-sword or epee is the direct descendant of the small-sword so far as hits are concerned. For this reason it has almost completely replaced the foil for competition work ...

Google previewCrossword Puzzle Dictionary (2015)

by Murali Mohan Hundigam

icon—Greer Femme fatale—siren Fence—receiver, paling Fence of stakes— palisade Fence post—paling Fencer's shout—touché Fencer's weapon—epee Fencesitter—mugwump Fencing—railing Fencing blade/sword/weapon—epee, foil, ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia Britannica Almanac 2010 (2010)

by Encyclopaedia Britannica, Inc.

EPEE (INDIVIDUAL) Ramón Fonst ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Educational Biography (1901)

Giving More Than Four Hundred Portraits and Sketches of Persons Prominent in Educational Work by Charles William Bardeen

l'Epee,. Clairaut,. D' Alembert.

Google previewThe New Otjiherero Dictionary (2010)

English - Herero Otjiherero - Otjiingirisa by Nduvaa Erna Nguaiko

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Google previewA Dictionary of Tocharian B (2013)

Revised and Greatly Enlarged by Adams, Douglas Q. Adams

epee (n.) 'spreading hogweed ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1910)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chisholm

as the English epee champion. In 1907 R. Montgomerie was again the winner, in 1908 C. L. Daniell, ...

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Small photo of French battle sword (rapier) from the times of Queen Margot and the French Wars of Religion (1562-1598). Epee with full hilt. France XVI century. More...

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Scrabble value of E1P3E1E1

The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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