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scramasax

[skram-uh-saks] /ˈskræm əˌsæks/
noun
1.
a single-edged knife or sword used by the Anglo-Saxons.
Also, scramasaxe.
Origin
1860-1865
1860-65; < Late Latin scramasaxus < Germanic; compare Old High German scrāma big knife, Old English seax short sword, sax2
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