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Percival

[pur-suh-vuh l] /ˈpɜr sə vəl/
noun
1.
Also, Perceval, Percivale. Arthurian Romance. a knight of King Arthur's court who sought the Holy Grail: comparable to Parzival or Parsifal in Teutonic legend.
2.
a male given name: from Old French words meaning “pierce” and “valley.”.
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Percival

/ˈpɜːsɪvəl/
noun
1.
(in Arthurian legend) a knight in King Arthur's court German equivalent Parzival
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