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Webster Dictionary

  1. Whinyard(noun)

    a sword, or hanger

  2. Whinyard(noun)

    the shoveler

  3. Whinyard(noun)

    the poachard

  4. Origin: [Cf. Prov. E. & Scot. whingar, whinger; perhaps from AS. winn contention, war + geard, gyrd, a staff, rod, yard; or cf. AS. hwnan to whistle, E. whine.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Whinyard

    See Whinger.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. whinyard

    A sort of hanger, serving both as a weapon and a knife. An archaism for a cutlass. See the Gentleman in the Cobler of Canterburie, 1590:-- "His cloake grew large and sid, And a faire winniard by his side."

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. whinyard

    A sword, or hanger, so called by Butler in his “Hudibras.”

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whinyard in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whinyard in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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