curtana definition

  • noun:
    • A short blade used for ceremonial functions
    • The useless sword transported before English monarchs at their particular coronation, and emblematically considered as the blade of mercy; -- also referred to as the sword of Edward the Confessor.
    • See curtein.
    • A short blade used for ceremonial functions
    • The useless blade transported before English monarchs at their particular coronation, and emblematically thought to be the sword of mercy; -- also referred to as the blade of Edward the Confessor.
    • See curtein.

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