Complete Definition of "toledo"

English

Noun
en-noun|s

  1. (Weapon) A sword or sword blade made at Toledo in Spain, a city famous in the 16th and 17th centuries for the excellence of its weapons.

#:Quotations
#:*1786: A long toledo, with a hilt of filigrained steel, length of the blade three feet nine inches, finely tapering to a point. — Francis Grose, A Treatise on Ancient Armour and Weapons, page xv.

See also
w:Toledo, Spain|Wikipedia article on Toledo, the Spanish city

Category:Weapons


Spanish
Noun
toledo

  1. slang|lang=es The toilet.

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