Medieval Weapons

BY:Jack Mullane

These are some weapons used in the Medieval Ages.

A poignard, or poniard, originally a French word, is a lightweight dagger used in Middle Ages.It was primarily used for stabbing in close quarters or in conjunction with a target.


An anelace, also known as is a medieval long dagger a very short type of sword. These weapons were sharp on both sides .Two anelaces could be used in a paired fighting way also like  using a sword. In a battle or war.

Swords were commonly used in the middle ages but the Bow and Arrow was common because of not having to come close to an enemy to kill them.

A sword  and a bow and arrow was one of the most used weapons in the medieval times.

Comment Stream