- Arming sword
- Also short sword. Single-handed weapon which looks like a simple longsword. Attached to the a knight’s belt.
- The sharp, cutting part of a blade. Swords are single or double-edged.
- Single-edged sword with a heavy and towards the tip widening blade. Similar to a meat cleaver. Used mostly by infantry. Balanced…
- Special (Renaissance) term for two straight or curved cross-guards (front and back). Called just cross or guard when on Medieval …