1533, in the meaning defined above
Middle French saqueboute hooked lance, sackbut, from saquer to pull + boter to push — more at butt entry 3
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“Sackbut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sackbut. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.
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