creese

creese

[krees]
noun
a short sword or heavy dagger with a wavy blade, used by the Malays.
Also, crease, kris.


Origin:
1570–80; < Malay kəris (spelling keris)

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creese (kriːs)
 
n
a rare spelling of kris

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