Translation of "knight" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /naɪt/ us /nɑɪt/

a man of high social rank who fought as a soldier on a horse in the past


in the UK, a man who has been given the titleSir’ by the king or queen


(Translation of “knight” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /nait/

in earlier times, a man of noble birth who is trained to fight, especially on horseback

King Arthur and his knights.

a man of rank, having the title ’Sir’

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.

knighthood noun

the rank or title of a knight

título de Sir
He received a knighthood from the Queen.

(Translation of “knight” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)