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Meaning of ASSAGAI

Pronunciation:  'asu`gI

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  the slender spear of the Bantu-speaking people of Africa
 

ASSAGAI is a 7 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: assegai
 
 See Also: lance, shaft, spear

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\As"sa*gai\, Assegai \As"se*gai\, n. [Pg. azagaia, Sp.
azagaya, fr. a Berber word. Cf. {Lancegay}.]
A spear used by tribes in South Africa as a missile and for
stabbing, a kind of light javelin.

 

 

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