A polearm and form of a halberd with a crescent-shaped blade and sometimes a second blade attached at the lower end of the haft.
Related term(s): Polearm; Halberd; Haft; Bardiche; War Scythe; Glaive
Source information: Wise, Terrence. Medieval Warfare. New York: Hastings House Publishers, Inc., 1976. 82.