just like Assagai
- the slim spear associated with Bantu-speaking folks of Africa
- A spear utilized by tribes in South Africa as a missile and for stabbing, a type of light javelin.
- Just Like Assagai.
(n.) A spear used by tribes in South Africa as a missile as well as for stabbing, some sort of light javelin.
- (letter.) identical to Assagai.
The breaking short of the shaft of the assegai when the weapon was used at close quarters was already a common practice among the Ama-Zulu, but Chaka had the shaft of the assegais made short, and their blades longer and heavier, so that they could be used for cutting or piercing.