Tesak

Tesak

 

a cutting and thrusting sword. The short, wide blade is 64–72 cm long, straight or curved, and double-edged; it is attached to a cross guard. The tesak was used from the late 18th to the late 19th century by Russian infantry, artillery, and engineering forces.

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"The fight against bark-beetle is a fight lost from the very beginning," says environmentalist Jergus Tesak who currently works as a freelance zoologist and fights for the preservation of a rare species of bird, the heather cock, or Western capercaillie.
SLOVAKIA Kozacik; Pekarik, Skrtel, Salata, Svento (Tesak 88); Gregus (Hrosovsky 74); Sestak (Mak 64), Sabo (Duda 64), Hamsik, Stoch (Weiss 64); Vittek.
MSK ZILINA: Pernis, Pekarik, Vomacka, Sourek, Leitner, Strba, Jez (Tesak 90), Pecalka, Piacek, Adauto (Vladavic 70), Styvar (Rilke 86).
Zilina (4-4-2): Pernis; Sourek, Vomacka, Piacek, Leitner; Pekarik, Strba, Pecalka, Jez (Tesak. 90); Adauto (Vladavic.
MSK ZILINA (4-4-2): Pernis; Pekarik, Vomacka, Sourek, Leitner; Strba, Jez (Tesak,90+3), Pecalka, Piacek; Adauto (Vladavic,71), Styvar (Rilke,86).
The Long Way and their Ga'ay allies settled in the Belayan and Kelinjau and fought against the Wehea, who were concentrated in the Telen and Wahau, until the Kutai sultan arranged a truce through the intermarriage of the Long Way paramout chief, "Raja Dinda" (Adinda), with Wehea and Long Tesak nobles (see Table 2 and 14).
NewcastleOs Lee Bowyer is felled by ZTS DubnicaOs Lukas Tesak in SaturdayOs 2-0 victory for the Magpies
DUBNICA: Pernis 7 - Pleva 6, Novak 6, Svestka 7, Zimen 7 - Kopacka 6 (Skultety 82) - Izvolt 6, Kiska 7 (Augustini 69, 6), Drzik 7, Tesak 7 - Adam 6 (Svikruha 86).
James Milner lobbed an excellent third midway through the second half to cap a fine personal performance - but Dubnica were anything but outclassed and Lukas Tesak's strike just before half-time will give them hope for the second leg at St James' Park next week.
That night we went to the house of Pablo Tesak, a Slovak immigrant who came to El Salvador in 1939 and built a snack-foods empire.
ZILINA: Pernis 8, Pekarik 7, Vomacka 7, Sourek 7, Leitner 6, Strba 7, Jez 6 (Tesak 92), Pecalka 6, Piacek 7, Adauto 6 (Vladavic 70), Styvar (Rilke 86).
Living in the Mahakam are the Long Way (Long Bentuk and Long Tesak of Kelinjau, Long Bleh of Belayan, and also Long Lesa:n of upper Kelai), Long Nah (partly became Punan Kelai), Melean / Melan (mixed with the Long Jengean in the Kelinjau), Long Glat (of Long Lunok, Long Tuyo', and Ujoh Bilang), Long Huvung/Hubung, and Keliway.