[ ang-gon ]
/ ˈæŋ gɒn /


a spear having a long, narrow iron shaft and a small, usually barbed tip, associated mainly with Frankish and Saxon grave finds of the 5th through 8th centuries a.d.

Origin of angon

1870–75; < Late Greek ángōn < Germanic; compare Old High German ango prong, tip, hook, Old English anga, Old Norse angi; akin to angle2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020