What was the name of King Arthur's second sword?

Answer King Arthur's second sword was Excalibur. Excalibur was given to Arthur by the Lady of the Lake at the intercession of Merlin. King Arthur's first sword was the "Sword in the Stone," which Arthur... Read More »

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Who made King Arthur's sword?

There are many versions of King Arthur's life and differing accounts of his sword, Excalibur (or Caliburn). Several authors agree that the sword was forged on the mystical Isle of Avalon, given to... Read More »

Which king had a magic sword named Excalibur?

The fictional sword Excalibur belonged to King Arthur, symbolizing his right to rule all of England. In some versions of the story, he drew Excalibur from a stone in which it had been embedded; in ... Read More »

What is the name of the Marine officer sword?

The Marine's sword is known as the Mameluke sword. The name is derived from the Mameluke tribe in North Africa, who presented Lieutenant Presley O'Bannon with a sword in 1805 after O'Bannon and his... Read More »

What is the name of the sword used in fencing?

Three types of swords are used for fencing: the foil, the epee, and the sabre. The foil is a lightweight, flexible sword with a button tip. The epee is a shaped like the foil, but has a heavier bla... Read More »