Definition of Longbow. Meaning of Longbow. Synonyms of Longbow

Here you will find one or more explanations in English for the word Longbow. Also in the bottom left of the page several parts of wikipedia pages related to the word Longbow and, of course, Longbow synonyms and on the right images related to the word Longbow.

Definition of Longbow

Longbow
Longbow Long"bow`, n. The ordinary bow, not mounted on a stock; -- so called in distinction from the crossbow when both were used as weapons of war. Also, sometimes, such a bow of about the height of a man, as distinguished from a much shorter one. To draw the longbow, to tell large stories.

Meaning of Longbow from wikipedia

- A longbow is a type of bow that is tall – roughly equal to the height of the user – allowing the archer a fairly long draw. A longbow is not significantly...
- The English longbow was a powerful medieval type of longbow (a tall bow for archery) about 6 ft (1.8 m) long used by the English and Welsh for hunting...
- introduced to U.S. Army service in April 1986. The advanced AH-64D Apache Longbow was delivered to the Army in March 1997. Production has been continued...
- Longbow may refer to: Longbow, an archery weapon that uses elasticity to propel arrows English longbow, a particularly powerful longbow used by the medieval...
- Apache Longbow may refer to: Apache Longbow (video game), computer game released by Digital Integration The AH-64D variant of the AH-64 Apache, a twin-engine...
- The Longbow Hunters is the name of a supervillain group appearing in American comic books published by DC Comics. They are depicted as enemies of Green...
- 70–72 inches (178–183 cm) for an English longbow, and 72–76 inches (183–193 cm) for a warbow-weight English longbow; but these styles may easily overlap each...
- The Longbow Hunters may refer to: The Longbow Hunters, a fictional group featured in DC Comics books The Longbow Hunters (Arrowverse), a fictional group...
- targets. Most variants are laser guided, with one variant, the AGM-114L "Longbow ****fire", being radar guided. Laser guidance can be provided either from...
- The Longbow T-76 is a sniper rifle introduced in 1997 by Dakota Arms. The T-76 tactical rifle is based on their Model 76 hunting rifle. On its website...
Loading...