Dagger facts for kids

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Neolithic dagger
Winchester Riot Knife
Modern Winchester Riot Dagger and sheath

A dagger is a knife which is used to stab people. It has a double-edged blade, so it cannot be used for normal cutting like a knife.

Daggers are small, so they can often be hidden under the attacker's clothing and then suddenly produced.

Some people like Julius Caesar were assassinated with a dagger.

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