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kris (n.)

short Malay dagger with a wavy blade, 1570s, said to be a Javanese word. In early use also spelled creese, etc.

updated on April 08, 2016

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Definitions of kris from WordNet

kris (n.)
a Malayan dagger with a wavy blade;
Synonyms: creese / crease
Etymologies are not definitions. From wordnet.princeton.edu, not affiliated with etymonline.