Word Study
Index
: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z 0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9
[2x]
: C C- C. C2 Ca Cb Cc Cd Ce Cf Cg Ch Ci Cj Cl Cm Cn Co Cp Cr Cs Ct Cu Cv Cw Cx Cy Cz
curtainless | curtains | curtal | curtal ax | curtal friar | curtana | curtate | curtation | curtein | curtelasse | curtes

curtana

 : 
Noun
 : 
cur=ta=na

CIDE DICTIONARY

curtanan. 
     The pointless sword carried before English monarchs at their coronation, and emblematically considered as the sword of mercy; -- also called the sword of Edward the Confessor.  [1913 Webster]

OXFORD DICTIONARY

curtana, n. Brit. an unpointed sword borne before English sovereigns at their coronation, as an emblem of mercy.

Etymology
ME f. AL curtana (spatha sword) f. AF curtain, OF cortain name of Roland's similar sword f. cort short (as CURT)

For further exploring for "curtana" in Webster Dictionary Online


TIP #06: On Bible View and Passage View, drag the yellow bar to adjust your screen. [ALL]
created in 0.22 seconds
powered by bible.org