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Related / Similar Words: horse, dub

 

Definition:
  • a chessman in the shape of a horse''s head; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa);
  • originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit;
  • raise (someone) to knighthood; "The Beatles were knighted";

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    Hyponyms: carpet knight, knight bachelor, bachelor-at-arms, bachelor, knight banneret, knight of the square flag, banneret, Knight of the Round Table, knight-errant, Knight Templar, Templar, Geraint, Sir Geraint

     

    Derivational Morphology: dub

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: konj and vitez   Croatian: konj and vitez  
    Danish: ridder and springer   Dutch: paard and ridder  
    Esperanto: kavaliro and ĉevalo   Finnish: ratsu and ritari  
    French: cavalier and chevalier   German: Ritter and Springer  
    Greek: ιππότης   Hebrew: פרש  
    Hungarian: huszár and lovag   Icelandic: riddari  
    Italian: cavaliere and cavallo   Japanese: ナイト and 騎士  
    Latin: eques   Polish: rycerz and skoczek  
    Portuguese: cavaleiro and cavalo   Russian: конь and рыцарь  
    Slovak: jazdec and rytier   Slovene: konj and vitez  
    Spanish: caballero and caballo   Swedish: knekt and riddare and springare  
    Turkish: at and şövalye   Ukrainian: кінь and лицар  
     
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