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The Romans were terrified of the Dacians weapons. Their preferred sword was the single edged falcata: capable of severing limbs with a single blow. Perhaps their most dreaded weapon was the war scythe. The Romans had to adapt gladiator armor to counter it   The Dacian war scythe was known as a falx; the falcata was a Spanish weapon.  Dacian swords were short and doubled-edged, presumably based on the gladius or the xiphos.

Battle scene from the Adamclisi monument. In the foreground a Dacian warrior fight using a double-handed falx against a Roman Auxilia with lorica hamata.

The Dacian Draco [draˈko] was the standard ensign of troops of the ancient Eastern European Dacian people, which can be seen in the hands of the soldiers of Decebalus in several scenes depicted on Trajan's Column in Rome, Italy. It has the form of a dragon with open wolf-like jaws containing several metal tongues. The hollow dragon's head was mounted on a pole with a fabric tube affixed at the rear. In use, - Organize in #KlaserApp

The Dacian Draco [draˈko] was the standard ensign of troops of the ancient…

Dacian Draco on Trajan's Column

Dacian Draco on Trajan's Column. The Dacian Draco was the standard and ensign of troops of the ancient Dacian people. It can be seen in the hands of the soldiers of Decebalus in several scenes depicted on Trajan's Column in Rome, Italy.

Burebista was a Thracian king of the Getae and Dacian tribes from BC to BC. He was the first king who successfully unified the tribes of the Dacian Kingdom.

Decebalus scene on Column of Trajan. Depicts Dacian commander Decebalus committing suicide by a tree. The Romans admired his death, because he refused to die at the hands of the Romans.

Decebalus scene on Column of Trajan. Depicts Dacian ( Romanian ancestors) commander Decebalus committing suicide by a tree. The Romans admired his death, because he refused to die at the hands of the Romans.

Picture of a scene in the column where two Roman auxiliaries present Trajan with severed enemy heads

In this episode of teleSUR's Days of Revolt, Chris Hedges and author John Ralston Saul discuss neoliberalism as an ideology, the breakdown of that ideology, .

Pe armele şi echipamentul militar al dacilor, pomul vieţii era reprezentat, conform credinţei în nemurire, pentru a asigura regenerarea trupului luptătorului, în cazul în care ar fi căzut în luptă, aşa cum se poate observa din desenele întocmite după Columna lui Traian de cunoscutul artist italian Giovanni Battista Piranesi la sfârşitul secolului al XVIII-lea, sau chiar din metopele originale

Pe armele şi echipamentul militar al dacilor, pomul vieţii era reprezentat, conform credinţei în nemurire, pentru a asigura regenerarea trupului luptătorului, în cazul în care ar fi căzut în luptă, aşa cum se poate observa din desenele întocmite după Columna lui Traian de cunoscutul artist italian Giovanni Battista Piranesi la sfârşitul secolului al XVIII-lea, sau chiar din metopele originale

Bildergebnis für simboluri sacre dacice

simboluri arhaice romanesti si simbolistica lor [I]

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