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  • noun A short Japanese sword, built like the katana but with a shorter blade


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  • Student zephyranthez in Jakarta, Singapore, Australia, Earth (Registered on 2008/02/16) supposedly, 忍者刀 (ninjato) is shorter and more straight than a normal katana or a 太刀 (tachi), then there's kodachi (small tachi), wakizashi (which the samurai bring with their katana) etc - Your portal to Japan : Main Feed


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