So many references cited that is misguided, at most, by Bebonang's post that I'm speechless.
Ireland - you do not explain the whole picture and, obviously, pick and choose certain examples to support.
Asia and Christiantity - that's a whole 'nother issue.
Africa and "Arabic" issues - another ballgame and, totally, not related to your point.
Your simplicity within the realm of weaponry is clear . . . and not encompassing the nomenclature.
You're covering too many without, to me, much understanding.