The shrine of knowledge.


Transliteration: rhomphaia. Phonetic Spelling: (hrom-fah'-yah) Short Definition: a sword, piercing grief. Definition: a sword, scimitar; fig: war, piercing grief.

Rhomphaia is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Rhomphaia books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Revelation 1:12-20
Sharp two-edged sword (rhomphaia) – long broadsword – He speaks the Word of God in judgment.
~ 1 ~ VV Issue 01 VV Issue 02 VV Issue 03 VV Issue 04 VV Issue 05
Making a bowstring. Ankle boot construction. Islamic names.
A Study Outline Of Revelation
This two-edged sword, rhomphaia, was of Thracian origin and was longer and heavier than the machaira, the short sword carried by the Roman soldiers.
Spirit & Truth Fellowship
Revelation (Rev. 1:16; 2:12, 16; 6:8; 19:15, 21).
ANT004 Thracian Tribesmen w/ Rhomphaia(8). ANT005 Thracian Tribesmen Command * (4). ANT006 Thracian Cavalry *(3).

Suggested News Resources

What was in Jesus' hand? Lessons on why you can't take the Bible literally
We have to talk about hair that is leukos and about aster and rhomphaia. A first century Christian would have gestured to the pinpoints of light in the night sky and said "aster". When we gesture to the same pinpoints of light we say "star".

Suggested Web Resources

Rhomphaia - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Rhomphaia was a close combat bladed weapon used by the Thracians as early as 400 BC.
Greek Rhomphaia Sword of Sitalkes II - Handmade Fully Functional
Feb 13, 2010 Our Handmade Historically Designed Sword Used by Sitalkes & His Thracian Troops. See us Demonstrate the Swords Slicing Destruction! -- Rhomphaia
The Thracian Iron Sword Rhomphaia
The etymology of the noun rhomphaia, which according to the ancient authors means "A big Thracian sword" is unknown.
Rhomphaia - Divine Souls EU Guild - Home - Guild hosting
I'm Lancedale - Guild Leader & Community Administrator of Rhomphaia.

Great care has been taken to prepare the information on this page. Elements of the content come from factual and lexical knowledge databases, library and third-party sources. We appreciate your suggestions and comments on further improvements of the site.

Discussion Forum
Sapa Inca
Place for your opinion