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What is the difference between a sword and a Sabre?

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2012-06-02 20:12:30
2012-06-02 20:12:30

Sword is straight, Sabre is curved.

There are straight sabres, The main differance is a sword is Usually twin bladed (with the exception of a katana and Back-sword) a Messer or Dussack is one bladed, whilst a sabre has one full blade and about a third of back blade to assist in a lancing thrust on horseback

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