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Definition of the noun poniard
What does poniard mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: poniards
- a dagger with a slender blade
Definition of the verb poniard
What does poniard mean as a doing word?
verb - inflections: poniarded | poniarding | poniards
- stab with a poniard
Poniard: A poniard is a form of dagger with a slim square or triangular blade. It was primarily used for stabbing in close quarters or in conjunction with a rapier. The poniard is almost identical to the dirk. Shorter than a short sword and longer than a dagger, this blade is used more as a decorative weapon than for practical use.
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Tools of War (2016)
History of Weapons in Medieval Times by Syed Ramsey
poniard is a form of dagger with a slim square or triangular blade. It was primarily used for stabbing in close quarters or in conjunction with a rapier. The poniard is almost identical to the dirk. Shorter than a short sword and longer than a dagger, this blade is used more as a decorative weapon than for practical use. Rondel A rondel was a type of stiff-bladed dagger in Europe in the late Middle Ages (from the 14th century onwards), used by a variety of people from merchants to knights ...
Catholic progress (1873)
by Young men's Catholic assoc
Thus the poniard is the appropriate symbol of a grade in which it holds so important a place, while the knight himself is no less appropriately termed an executioner.
by Maurice Waite
poniard /pon-yerd/ n. hist. a small, thin dagger. – origin French poignard. pontiff n. the Pope. – origin Latin pontifex 'high priest'. pontifical /pon-ti-fi-k'l/ adj. relating to the Pope; papal. pontificate v. /pon-ti-fi-kayt/ (pontificates, pontificating, pontificated) express your opinions in a pompous and overbearing way. n. /pon-ti -fi-kuht/ (also Pontificate) (in the Roman Catholic Church) the office of pope or bishop. pontoon1 /pon-toon/ n. Brit. a card game in which players try to obtain cards with a ...
One Main Object of Which, Is, to Establish a Plain and Permanent Standard Pronunciation. : To which is Prefixed a Rhetorical Grammar by Thomas Sheridan
PONIARD, pón'- yểrd. f., A dagger, a fhort ftabbing weapon.
by John Walker
heaviness, weight Poniard, pön'yárd. s. a dagger [poniard Poniard, pöm'yárd. v. a. to stab with a Pontiff, pón'tif. s. a high priest; the pope Pontifical, pön-tiss-kāl. a. belonging to a high priest; popish * [ dom Pontificate, pön-tiffè-kāt. s. papacy, popePonton, pön-tūn'. s. a floating bridge, or invention to pass over water Pony, pö'no. s. a small horse Pool, pööl. s. a lake of standing water Poop, pööp. s. the hindermost part of a ship Poor, pöðr. a . indigent; ...
A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and Meaning ... To which is Prefixed a Prosodial Grammar ... The Second Edition ... Enlarged (1790)
by Thomas SHERIDAN (M.A., Teacher of Elocution.)
> PONIARD, pon'-y<3rd. s. A dagger ...
A Critical Pronoucing Dictionary & Expositor of the English Language in which Not Only the Meaning of Every Word is Dearly Explaind the Sound of Every... (1830)
by John Walker
by John Walker
PONIARD, pon'yard,s.U3,272. A dagger, a short stabbing weapon. To PONIARD, pAn'yird, e. a. To ...
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Scrabble value of P3O1N1I1A1R1D2
The value of this 7-letter word is 10 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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