Translation of sword in Spanish:
- by fire and the sword to turn swords into ploughshares (Bible)forjar de las espadas azadonesa double-edged swordun arma de doble filo or dos filossword of Damoclesespada de Damoclesto cross swords with somebodypelearse or reñir con alguiento put somebody to the sword [formal]
habérselas con alguienpasar a alguien a cuchillothe whole village was put to the swordpasaron a cuchillo a todo el pueblothey that live by the sword shall die by the swordquien a hierro mata, a hierro mueresword makerespadero (masculine)Example sentences
- She grasped the hilt of her sword and thrust it at the stones, wedged it between the planks on the door.
- Other lethal weapons such as swords, bayonets, crossbows and knives have also been surrendered.
- The light played off the steel blades of swords, daggers and the occasional axe.
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