There on the wall were medieval weapons—battle-axes, swords and poniards.
Against pistols and poniards he would scarce count as a combatant.
The daggers and poniards only differ from the swords in the smallness of their dimensions.
Not all the poniards of the realm could have helped Doby to self-control.
It was an Oriental ballad all about poniards, flowers, and stars.