godendag

[ goh-den-dahg ]
/ goʊˈdɛn dɑg /
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noun

a medieval Flemish club having a spike at the end.

Nearby words

  1. goddaughter,
  2. godden,
  3. godden, rumer,
  4. goddess,
  5. godefroy de bouillon,
  6. goderich,
  7. godesberg,
  8. godet,
  9. godetia,
  10. godey

Origin of godendag

From the Middle Dutch word goedendach literally, good day, since it dispatched its victims quickly

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Examples from the Web for godendag

  • The Godendag was the name given by the Flemings to the Halbard.

    Armour & Weapons|Charles John Ffoulkes