Final Fantasy XI spellBarbed Crescent
|Effect||Deals damage to a single enemy. Damage varies with TP. Inflicts Accuracy Down.|
|Casting Time||1 second|
|Recast Time||18 seconds|
|Magic Type||Blue Magic|
Barbed Crescent (偃月刃, Engetsuha?) is a Blue Magic spell in Final Fantasy XI learned from Fomors. It deals damage with an additional Accuracy Down effect. Damage varies with TP. It costs 2 Blue Magic points to set. When set, it grants DEX +4 and STR -3. It takes 1 second to cast and can be recast every 18 seconds.
Barbed Crescent is also an enemy ability used by Fomor family.
Etymology[edit | edit source]
crescent is the shape produced when a circular disk has a segment of another circle removed from its edge so that what remains is a shape enclosed by two circular arcs of different diameters which intersect at two points (usually in such a manner that the enclosed shape does not include the center of the original circle). In astronomy, a crescent is the shape of the lit side of a spherical body (most notably the Moon) that appears to be less than half illuminated by the Sun as seen by the viewer.In art and symbolism, a
The word crescent is derived from the present participle of the Latin verb crescere, "to grow", and was originally applied to the form of the waxing moon.