Sentence Examples


  • A sharp-pointed planting stick, a wooden shovel, and a bronze-bladed hoe called a coati were the simple implements.
  • They use a stabbing spear, small throwing spears, and a broad-bladed short sword.
  • The labourers being barefooted, a spade is useless, so a "khodalee" or hoe (much like a very heavy and long-bladed garden Dutch hoe) is used.
  • The weapons are the spat ha, or double-bladed German sword, the sax (a short sword, or long knife, semispathium), the knife, shield, and the favorite German axe, though this latter is not found in Bavaria.
  • These were in appearance like two-bladed marine propellers except that they were square instead of rounded at the ends, and were broad and thin.