a knife, usually in the form of a sword. Daggers came a variety of forms, with both single and double edged varieties. Like swords, were usually fitted with a pommel and guard, and throughout the late Middle Ages and Renaissance, also developed progressively more complex hilts.
A reference mark, used chiefly with footnotes. In European typography, it is also a sign of mortality, used to mark the year of death or the names of deceased persons, and in lexicography to mark obsolete forms. Also called obelisk or long cross.
A dagger (â€ , †, U+2020) is a typographical symbol or glyph. It is also called an obelos, from a Greek word meaning "roasting spit" or "needle"; or obelisk, an alteration of the above (see obelisk). A double dagger (â€¡, ‡, U+2021) is a variant with two "handles", and is also called a diesis or Cross of Lorraine.
dagger is a small command line utility written in Python which tags and renames audio files. Currently supported formats are MP3 and OGG Vorbis. dagger's configuration file supports different profiles with their own sets of options.