Meaning of springal in English:

springal

Pronunciation /ˈsprɪŋ(ɡ)l/

noun

rare, historical
  • A siege machine used for hurling stones and other heavy projectiles; a catapult.

Origin

Middle English; earliest use found in Richard Coer de Lyon. From Anglo-Norman springal, springald, springalde, variants of espringal espringal.