Longsword (disambiguation)

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The term longsword refers to different kinds of sword depending on historical context:

  • Longsword, a late Medieval and Renaissance weapon designed for use with two hands
    • Estoc, a French and English sword designed for piercing armour
  • Spatha, a Roman and early Medieval sword which is 'long' compared to the Seax and the Gladius
  • Zweihänder, a late Renaissance sword of the 16th century Landsknechts, the longest sword of all
  • the Rapier
  • Katana (大刀 daitō, Odachi, Nodachi) is sometimes translated from the Japanese language as longsword

People called "Longsword":

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