What does knightliness mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chivalry, knightlinessnoun

    the medieval principles governing knighthood and knightly conduct


  1. knightlinessnoun

    knightly behaviour; chivalry


  1. knightliness

    Knightliness refers to the qualities or characteristics typically associated with a knight, such as chivalry, courage, honor, courtliness, loyalty, and skill in combat. These qualities may also extend to protection of the weak and defense of values or principles. It stems from the medieval ideal of the noble, heroic knight.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knightlinessnoun

    the character or bearing suitable for a knight; chivalry

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  1. knightliness

    Duties of a knight.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knightliness in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knightliness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

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