List of medieval weapons
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Swords and hilt weaponsEdit
Swords can be single or double-bladed edges, or even edgeless. The blade can be straight or curved.
- Arming sword
- Sabre or Saber (Most sabers belong to the renaissance period, but some sabers can be found in the late medieval period)
- Ulfberht (Frankish, Rhineland)
Trauma and cleaving weaponsEdit
- Battle axe
- Bec de corbin
- Flanged mace
- Horseman's pick
- Morning star
- War hammer
Spears and polearmsEdit
- Gunpowder weapons
- Rocket powered weapons
- Throwing weapons
Animals in warEdit
While armor is not technically a weapon, its use was driven by weapon technology and was a driving force in weapon development.
Medieval fortifications also developed in connection with the weapons that opposed them.