scimitar (n.)
short curved sword with a single edge, from the East
MV II.i.24[Morocco to Portia] By this scimitar / That slew the Sophy and a Persian prince
TC V.i.2[Achilles to Patroclus, of heated blood] Which with my scimitar I'll cool tomorrow
Tit IV.ii.90[Aaron to Chiron and Demetrius] He dies upon my scimitar's sharp point
SHAKESPEARE'S WORDS © 2018 DAVID CRYSTAL & BEN CRYSTAL