なぎなた

JapaneseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of なぎなた – see the following entry.
薙刀
[noun] (weaponry) naginata: a traditional Japanese glaive (polearm historically used to cut down infantry and cavalry)
Alternative spellings
長刀, 眉尖刀
(This term, なぎなた, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)