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godendag

[ goh-den-dahg ]
/ goʊˈdɛn dɑg /
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noun

a medieval Flemish club having a spike at the end.

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Origin of godendag

From the Middle Dutch word goedendach literally, good day, since it dispatched its victims quickly
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  • The Godendag was the name given by the Flemings to the Halbard.

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