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EnglishEdit

An example of a scythe:
1. Toe
2. Chine
3. Beard
4. Heel
5. Tang
6. Ring
7. Snath or snaith
8. Grips

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EtymologyEdit

From a variant of snead, itself from Middle English snede, from Old English snǣd ‎(the shaft or handle of a scythe), akin to Old English snīþan ‎(to cut). More at snithe.

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NounEdit

snath ‎(plural snaths)

  1. The shaft of a scythe.

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ReferencesEdit

  • OED 2nd edition 1989

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