Origin of yataghan
Examples from the Web for yataghan
Has folded up his turban, put away his kaftan, hung up his yataghan, and once more resumed the dress of commonplace Englishman.
The blade of his yataghan was inlaid with an elaborate gold device from point to hilt.Albania|E. F. Knight
A lucky thing to save the head of one of the War Office from a Bedouin's yataghan.Edmond Dants|Edmund Flagg
Our fare consisted of cold meat carved in slices with the yataghan, and rum out of the mouth of the same bottle.
The next morning the yataghan of Ali was found beneath the window!The Sicilian Bandit|Alexandre Dumas, pere