lochaber-ax

Lochaber ax

[lo-khah-buhr; English lo-kah-ber]
noun
a Scottish battle-ax of the 16th century, having a tall, cleaverlike blade with a hook at its upper end.

Origin:
1610–20; named after Lochaber, Scotland

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lochaber ax

noun
a battle-ax formerly used by Scottish Highlanders 
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