[frahn-ches-kaw baw-nah-ven-too-rah] /frɑnˈtʃɛs kɔ ˌbɔ nɑ vɛnˈtu rɑ/ (Show IPA), 1598–1697, Italian mathematician.
a horseman, especially a mounted soldier; knight. one having the spirit or bearing of a knight; a courtly gentleman; gallant. a man escorting a woman or acting as her partner in dancing. (initial capital letter) an adherent of Charles I of England in his contest with Parliament. haughty, disdainful, or supercilious: an arrogant and cavalier […]
an opera (1890) by Pietro Mascagni.
noun Pietro (ˈpjɛːtro). ?1250–?1330, Italian fresco painter and mosaicist. His works include the mosaics of the Life of the Virgin in Santa Maria, Trastevere, Rome Historical Examples
Military. the part of a military force composed of troops that serve on horseback. mounted soldiers collectively. the motorized, armored units of a military force organized for maximum mobility. horsemen, horses, etc., collectively. Contemporary Examples Historical Examples noun (pl) -ries (esp formerly) the part of an army composed of mounted troops the armoured element of […]