Sinhalese term for a decorative motif consisting of stylized petals. Also known as palā peti.
Alternative Sinhalese term for a decorative motif consisting of stylized petals.
Old Javanese word for "arrow".
Literally "war commander" were military leaders appointed by the elite in Aceh.
Alternative name for the mandau of Borneo
A type of saber from the southern part of Kalimantan.
Old Javanese word for a type of arrow with a crescent moon shaped arrowhead.
An Indian gauntlet sword.
The national sword of Bhutan, the patag has a straight, single-edged blade and was typically worn on the right hip.
Alternative name for a Sinhalese processional polearm. See patisthānaya below.
A Sinhalese processional polearm.
Nepali word for the "shoulder" of a khukurī blade.
Nepali word for the Chinese magnolia wood used to make khukurī handles.
The Four Workshops of the King of Kandy.
Sinhalese term for a decorative motif that consists of elongated triangles with two sides of equal length.
Indonesian word meaning "curved sword".
Indonesian term meaning "straight sword". Often used to describe a specific silver-clad shortsword.
Sinhala for grooves on a blade. (Fullers).
Widely used Persian word for a type of dagger.
Hindi. Literally "fruit". Name for blades, arrowheads, spearheads.
A type of axe associated with the Khond people of India.
Nepali word for wootz, a type of prized crucible steel.
Chinese name for a class of broadhead arrows.
Chinese name for a class of broadhead arrows. (Alternative spelling using an archaic character).