noun, plural knights bannerets.
1 (def 2).
noun (pl) knights bannerets
another name for a banneret
[nahyt] /naɪt/ noun 1. a mounted soldier serving under a feudal superior in the Middle Ages. 2. (in Europe in the Middle Ages) a man, usually of noble birth, who after an apprenticeship as page and squire was raised to honorable military rank and bound to chivalrous conduct. 3. any person of a rank similar […]
[nahyt-er-uh nt] /ˈnaɪtˈɛr ənt/ noun, plural knights-errant. 1. a wandering knight; a knight who traveled widely in search of adventures, to exhibit military skill, to engage in chivalric deeds, etc.
[nahyt-er-uh n-tree] /ˈnaɪtˈɛr ən tri/ noun, plural knight-errantries. 1. the behavior, vocation, or character of a . 2. quixotic conduct or action.
[nahyt-hed] /ˈnaɪtˌhɛd/ noun, Nautical. 1. either of a pair of upright members flanking and securing the bowsprit of a ship at the bow, often used as mooring bitts; apostle. 2. a plate at the fore end of a topgallant forecastle, on an iron or steel sailing ship, through which a spike bowsprit passes. /ˈnaɪtˌhɛd/ noun […]