Definitions for knightlyˈnaɪt li
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chivalric, knightly, medieval(adj)
characteristic of the time of chivalry and knighthood in the Middle Ages
"chivalric rites"; "the knightly years"
chivalrous, gallant, knightly(adj)
being attentive to women like an ideal knight
In the manner of a knight; chivalrously.
Of or pertaining to a knight or knights.
Befitting a knight; formally courteous (as a knight); chivalrous, gallant and courtly.
Origin: From knightly, knightlich, from cnihtlic, equivalent to . Cognate with knechtelijk, knechtlich.
of or pertaining to a knight; becoming a knight; chivalrous; as, a knightly combat; a knightly spirit
in a manner becoming a knight
Origin: [AS. cnihtlic boyish.]
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