sword knot

noun

Definition of sword knot

: an ornamental cord or tassel tied to the hilt of a sword

First Known Use of sword knot

1676, in the meaning defined above

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“Sword knot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sword%20knot. Accessed 31 Jul. 2021.

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