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Spanish translation of “knight”

knight

noun /nait/
in earlier times , a man of noble birth who is trained to fight , especially on horseback
caballero
King Arthur and his knights .
a man of rank , having the titleSir
Sir , caballero de una orden
Sir John Brown was made a knight in 1969.
a piece used in chess , usually shaped like a horse’s head .
caballo
knighthood noun the rank or title of a knight
título de Sir
He received a knighthood from the Queen .
(Definition of knight from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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