knight

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squire carrying the armor of a knight armiger , armor-bearer
knight of the lowest order; could display only a pennon bachelor , bachelor-at-arms , knight bachelor
knight honored for valor; entitled to display a square banner and to hold higher command banneret , knight banneret , knight of the square flag
member of the British order of honor; ranks below a baron but above a knight baronet , Bart
knight who spends his time in luxury and idleness (knighted on the carpet at court rather than on the field of battle) carpet knight
title of respect for a member of the English gentry ranking just below a knight; placed after the name Esq , Esquire
(Middle Ages) an attendant and shield bearer to a knight; a candidate for knighthood esquire
(chess) gaining (or losing) a rook in return for a knight or bishop exchange
(Arthurian legend) the most virtuous knight of the Round Table; was able to see the Holy Grail Galahad , Sir Galahad
(Middle Ages) the code of conduct observed by a knight errant who is wandering in search of deeds of chivalry knight errantry
in the Arthurian legend, a knight of King Arthur's court Knight of the Round Table
knight of a religious military order established in 1118 to protect pilgrims and the Holy Sepulcher Knight Templar , Templar
land tenure by service to the lord as a knight knight's service
wandering knight travelling in search of adventure knight-errant
aristocrats holding the rank of knight knighthood
scarf that covers a knight's helmet lambrequin
option to buy the crown jewels offered to a white knight in order to forestall a hostile takeover lock-up option
in medieval times a youth acting as a knight's attendant as the first stage in training for knighthood page , varlet
legendary seat at King Arthur's Round Table reserved for the knight who would find the Holy Grail; it was fatal for anyone else to sit in it Siege Perilous
title used before the name of knight or baronet Sir
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