Definitions for yataghanˈyæt əˌgæn, -gən; Turk. ˌyɑ tɑˈgɑn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. yataghan(noun)

    a long Turkish knife with a curved blade having a single edge


  1. yataghan(Noun)

    A type of sword used in Muslim countries from the mid-16th to late 19th centuries.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Yataghan(noun)

    a long knife, or short saber, common among Mohammedan nations, usually having a double curve, sometimes nearly straight

  2. Origin: [Turk. ytghn.]

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