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scab·bard

 (skăb′ərd)
n.
A sheath, as for a dagger, sword, or rifle.
tr.v. scab·bard·ed, scab·bard·ing, scab·bards
To put into or furnish with such a sheath.

[Middle English scauberc, scabbard, from Old French escauberc, possibly of Germanic origin; see sker- in Indo-European roots.]

scabbard

(ˈskæbəd)
n
(Arms & Armour (excluding Firearms)) a holder for a bladed weapon such as a sword or bayonet; sheath
[C13 scauberc, from Norman French escaubers (pl), of Germanic origin; related to Old High German skār blade and bergan to protect]

scab•bard

(ˈskæb ərd)

n.
1. a sheath for a sword or the like.
v.t.
2. to put into a scabbard; sheathe.
[1250–1300; Middle English scalburde, scauberge « dissimilated variant of Old High German *skārberga sword-protection.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.scabbard - a sheath for a sword or dagger or bayonetscabbard - a sheath for a sword or dagger or bayonet
sheath - a protective covering (as for a knife or sword)
Translations
غِمْد، قِراب
pochva
skede
غلافقرابنیام
huotratuppi
hüvely
slíîur
vagina
maksts
nožnica
baljaskida
kılıç kınıkın
bao kiếmvỏ

scabbard

[ˈskæbəd] Nvaina f, funda f

scabbard

[ˈskæbərd] nfourreau m

scabbard

nScheide f

scabbard

[ˈskæbəd] nfodero

scabbard

(ˈskӕbəd) noun
a case in which the blade of a sword is kept.