What does knightly mean?

Definitions for knightlyˈnaɪt li

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word knightly.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. chivalric, knightly, medieval(adj)

    characteristic of the time of chivalry and knighthood in the Middle Ages

    "chivalric rites"; "the knightly years"

  2. chivalrous, gallant, knightly(adj)

    being attentive to women like an ideal knight


  1. knightly(Adverb)

    In the manner of a knight; chivalrously.

  2. knightly(Adjective)

    Of or pertaining to a knight or knights.

  3. knightly(Adjective)

    Befitting a knight; formally courteous (as a knight); chivalrous, gallant and courtly.

    knightly combat

  4. Origin: From knightly, knightlich, from cnihtlic, equivalent to . Cognate with knechtelijk, knechtlich.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Knightly(adj)

    of or pertaining to a knight; becoming a knight; chivalrous; as, a knightly combat; a knightly spirit

  2. Knightly(adverb)

    in a manner becoming a knight

  3. Origin: [AS. cnihtlic boyish.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of knightly in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of knightly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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