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“& it came to pass that I did arm them with bows & with arrows with swords & with simetres [scimitars] & with clubs & with slings & with all manner of weopons of war which we could invent & I & my People did go forth against the Lamanites to battle[.]”

The Handwritten Book of Mormon – Printer’s Manuscript (West Valley City, UT: Dan Wees, August 2017), 219 (Mosiah 9:16).

There is no evidence of scimitars in Ancient America.