Noun Acinaces Definition and Examples


Noun:

Acinaces

Pronunciation:

/əˈsɪnəsiːz//əˈkɪnəkeɪz/

Definition:
1.

noun

A kind of straight Persian short sword.
    ((n.) A short sword or saber.)


    Origin:
    Mid 17th century; earliest use found in Henry Hammond (1605–1660), Church of England clergyman and theologian. From classical Latin acīnacēs Persian short sword from ancient Greek ἀκινάκης, apparently from an Iranian language; compare Sogdian kyn'k knife, sword.

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