the cowards arm

Russian translation: оружие труса

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English term or phrase:the cowards arm
Russian translation:оружие труса
Entered by: tanyazst

11:38 Apr 7, 2005
English to Russian translations [Non-PRO]
History / war history
English term or phrase: the cowards arm
Amazons' characteristic weapon was the bow, which was considered the cowards arm.
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оружие труса
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5 +6оружие труса
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оружие труса


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Local time: 23:42
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Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Alexander Taguiltsev: Древние греки еще 3000 лет назад считали именно так
5 mins

agree  Alexander Onishko: Лук же довольно часто считался оружием труса и/или простолюдина.
6 mins

agree  Mikhail Kropotov
9 mins

agree  Levan Namoradze
41 mins

agree  Blithe
2 hrs

agree  Kirill Semenov
18 hrs
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