belaq* Arm, arms (instrument of antagonism).

Armory (store of arms), gunnery.

Weapon. armament, armaments, armature; panoply, stand of arms.

Ammunition; powder, powder and shot; cartridge; ball cartridge, cartouche, fireball.

Explosive; gunpowder, guncotton.

Dynamite, melinite, cordite, lyddite; pyroxyline.

qladj* Sword (instrument of cutting), saber, broadsword, cutlass, falchion, scimitar, cimeter, brand, whinyard, bilbo, glaive, glave, rapier, skean, tuck, claymore, adaga, baselard, Lochaber ax, skean dhu, creese, kris, dagger, dirk, banger, poniard, stiletto, stylet, dudgeon, bayonet; sword-bayonet, sword-stick; side arms, foil, blade, steel.

Ax (instrument of cleaving and chopping), bill; pole-ax, battle-ax; gisarme, halberd, partisan, tomahawk, bowie knife.

puq* Club, mace, truncheon, staff, bludgeon, cudgel, life preserver, shillelah, sprig; hand staff, quarter staff; bat, cane, stick, knuckle duster; billy, blackjack, sandbag, waddy.

Gun; firearms; artillery, ordnance; siege train, battering train; park, battery; cannon, gun of position, heavy gun, field piece, mortar, howitzer, carronade, culverin, basilisk; falconet, jingal, swivel, pederero, bouche a feu; petard, torpedo; mitrailleur, mitrailleuse; infernal machine; pompom; tenpounder.

Musket, musketry, firelock, fowling piece, rifle, fusil, caliver, carbine, blunderbuss, musketoon, Brown Bess, matchlock, harquebuss, arguebus, haguebut; pistol, postolet; petronel; small bore; breach-loader, muzzle-loader; revolver, repeater; needle gun, chassepot; wind gun, air gun; automatic gun, automatic pistol; escopet, escopette, gunflint, gun-lock; hackbut, shooter, shooting iron [U.S.], six-shooter [U.S.], shotgun.

Missile (general projectile used as a weapon), bolt, shot, ball; ballistics; balista, ballista, slung shot, trebuchet, trebucket; bullet, slug, stone, brickbat, grenade, shell, bomb, carcass, rocket; congreve, congreve rocket; shrapnel, mitraille; thunderbolt.

bol*, qer*, sagit*, xarb* Spear (instrument of piercing), Pike, lance, spear, spontoon, javelin, dart, jereed, jerid, arrow, reed, shaft, bolt, boomerang, harpoon, gaff.

Bow (arms for launching projectiles), crossbow, balister, catapult, sling.

krej* Ram, battering ram (weapon of impulse).