Definition of Katanas

1. Noun. (plural of katana) ¹



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Definition of Katanas

1. katana [n] - See also: katana

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Katanas

katabasis
katabatic
katabatic wind
katabatic winds
katabolic
katabolism
katabolisms
katagelophobia
kataifi
katakana
katakanas
katal
katals
katamorphism
katana
katanas (current term)
katanin
katanosin
katanosins
kataphatic
kataphatically
katara
katas
katastases
katastasis
katastate
katastates
katasukashi
katathermometer
katchina

Literary usage of Katanas

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1. Impressions of Ukiyo-ye: The School of the Japanese Colour-print Artists by Dora Amsden (1905)
"Cruel and bloodthirsty are the blades of their relentless katanas, which once unsheathed must be slaked in human blood, and their garments, slashed into ..."

2. An Universal History: From the Earliest Accounts to the Present Time by George Sale, George Psalmanazar, Archibald Bower, George Shelvocke, John Campbell, John Swinton (1759)
"... at the found of a whittle, all rofe, put on white frocks, that they might know one another, and lighted wax- candles : then, drawing their katanas, ..."

3. A Catalogue Raisonnée [sic] of Oriental Manuscripts in the Library of the by William Taylor (1857)
"The author then advises all the people of the world, those who are bich'katanas (mendicants) and go a begging to other gods, warning them not to do so : but ..."

4. Indian Biography: Or, An Historical Account of Those Individuals who Have by Benjamin Bussey Thatcher (1837)
"They brought the katanas into their country, to lake [iart with them, after they had concerted ill designs against us. We have done less than either the ..."

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