The glaive is little more than a single-edged blade at the end of a long pole. A glaive has reach. You can strike opponents 10 feet away with it, but you can't use it against an adjacent foe.
|Martial Weapon - Melee|
|Two-handed weapon. This weapon has reach; you can use it to strike foes 10 feet away, but not adjacent foes.|
Preferred weapon of: No known deity.