Origin of sword dance
Examples from the Web for sword dance
Bells too, so characteristic of the morris, are mentioned in some Continental accounts of the sword-dance.Christmas in Ritual and Tradition, Christian and Pagan|Clement A. Miles
Do you think any one can dance the sword-dance without the pipes?Macleod of Dare|William Black
A few years since, a party of Papa-men came to dance the sword-dance at Lerwick as a public exhibition with great applause.Memoirs of the Life of Sir Walter Scott, Volume 4 (of 10)|John Gibson Lockhart.
It is said that when Cruikshank was eighty-three, he executed a sword-dance before an old officer who had mentally buried him.George Cruikshank|W. H. Chesson
Round and round that holocaust the thousands did their sword-dance, yelling as the devils yelled at Khinjan's birth.King--of the Khyber Rifles|Talbot Mundy