Scimitars were waved aloft, and cries of menace burst forth.
Asriel, tell the guard, from me, that the victory of the Tigris was owing to their scimitars.
Our mint at present coins nothing but blades of scimitars and heads of lances!
Then they drew their scimitars, and stood ready, as though on guard.
Forty scimitars of gold and forty maces of gold were borne in front of ...