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Geraint

[ji-reynt] /dʒɪˈreɪnt/
noun, Arthurian Romance.
1.
one of the knights of the Round Table, husband of Enid.
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  • Downstairs the Earl was telling Geraint that last night the Sparrow-hawk had sent back all their treasures.

  • And Geraint thought it was not possible that so poor a place could help him in what he desired.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert
  • In the hall Geraint dismounted and left his horse, and his host took him into an upper chamber where were two women.

    Stories of the Days of King Arthur Charles Henry Hanson
  • Sir Geraint asked where was Earl Inewl and his wife and daughter.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert
  • I care not,” said Geraint, “though it displease him that I sit in the chair.

    The Mabinogion Lady Charlotte Guest
  • And the knight smiled at the rusty arms and shield of Sir Geraint.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert
  • But Sir Geraint couched his lance, and caught the other on the edge of his shield, and the spear passed through his body.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert
  • So that Sir Geraint should die, he commanded that no leech should be sent for.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert
  • But all the time Geraint could not help thinking, ‘Enid is longing for the knights and ladies she knew at the court.’

  • Enid threw her arms about Geraint, her face bright with happiness.

    King Arthur's Knights Henry Gilbert

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