espadon definition

  • noun:
    • an extended, heavy, two-handed and two-edged sword, previously used by Spanish base soldiers and also by executioners.
    • A long, hefty, two-handed and two-edged blade, previously utilized by Spanish foot troops and by executioners.
    • a type of two-handed blade employed by infantry within the fifteenth century and soon after. See spadone.

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