What does the word sabre mean?

Usage examples for sabre

  1. They were to travel all night- without sabre, pistol, or carbine, for protection. – A Bibliographical, Antiquarian and Picturesque Tour in France and Germany, Volume Two by Thomas Frognall Dibdin
  2. The sabre of Saladin left its sheath as lightning leaves the cloud. – The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886 by Ministry of Education
  3. If the cause of offence or injury is heavy, they resort to the crooked sabre, or to pistols. – The Student-Life of Germany by William Howitt