Como dizer "Besta - Arma medieval" em inglês

Zumstein 1 31 415
Arma para disparar setas.
- A kind of weapon used in discharging arrows, formed by placing a bow crosswise on a stock.
- At first they were thought to have been victims of a crossbow bolt.

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PPAULO 6 48 1.1k
That reminded me of the launch of Kia vans in Brazil, they named the car Best A, but the name Besta was the one that caught on.
People in the street would quip that the driver was "a besta" (a stupid guy/a stupid driver, in Brazilian parlance) as well!
People just kidding around; that is, just playing with words. He hee...
PPAULO 6 48 1.1k
In time: it was supposed to mean "Best A", a superlative way to refer to the vehicle.