Category Archives: Types of Swords

Falchion Sword

The falchion was known to be a single-edged and one-handed weapon that was of European origin and has a design that is similar to the Chinese dadao and the contemporary machete. The falchion sword was featured in a variety of [Read More...]

Kampilan

The kampilan is a long sword with a single-edge that has been traditionally utilized by numerous ethnic groups that live in the Philippines. The kampilan sword featured a noticeable profile with a tapered blade that was thinner and broader at [Read More...]

Kopis

The term kopis (when used in Ancient Greece) describes a heavy knife that features a forward curved blade that was primarily utilized for slicing meat, animal sacrifice, and slaughter. It can also refer to single-edged cutting or cutting and thrusting [Read More...]