The Order of the Sword a sub-order of the Order of Chihiro.

It produced a high percentage of the Temple Guard's officers, while the other sub-order, the Order of the Quill produced an almost equally high percentage of the Church's clerks and bureaucrats.

The badge of the Order of Chihiro was the Archangel Chihiro's quill on the left shoulder of the coat, the crossed sheathed swords, idicated the Order of the Sword.(AMF})