Definition of "yataghans" []

  • A Turkish sword with a curved single-edged blade (noun)
  • Plural form of yataghan. (noun) (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016 : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "yataghans" in a sentence
  • "Haudriettes, and seized yataghans and Turkish arms."
  • "The Arabs, in their first astonishment at this furious and unlooked-for return, allowed Oscar to seize the viscount, whom he flung across his horse, and carried off at full gallop, — receiving, as he did so, two slashes from yataghans on his left arm."
  • "Books of Beauty, yataghans, Turkish papooshes and boxes of Parisian bonbons."