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What does ole lady mean?

"Ole lady" comes from the Ancient Nordic "Uldelaarden", meaning battleaxe forged from the fires of Valhalla. Nowadays, the Ole lady is a ceremonial instrument used in countries such as Finland and Sweden, often used to circumcise adolescent females as a… Full Answer

What does a crusading knight wear?

A crusading knight would have worn a conical helm or open faced bascinet early in the first crusade with the occasional visored pot helm. he would have been suited in Chain mail with a overcoat, usually with leather or strips… Full Answer