The soldiers of the condottieri were almost entirely heavy armoured cavalry (men-at-arms).
The men-at-arms of the condottieri still glittered in gilded hauberks.
Even the condottieri, who had obtained their dominions by inheritance, never felt themselves safe.
These condottieri were military leaders who made war a business.
He honoured Napoleon as an incarnation of force, the greatest of the condottieri.
The Madonna had, I think my priest told me, forty kings and sixty condottieri in her pedigree.
Is he not the famous Bianchetti, a condottiere employed by the people, as the condottieri once were by the kings and nobles?
It needed no great tactician, no strategist, to perceive that the coming of the condottieri had turned the scale against him.
A third evil, yet not to be compared with the plague and the condottieri, was the tyranny of the despots.
They entered into military service, and became famous as generals and condottieri.