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  • n. Obsolete spelling of knight.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Mars hath his wille, his knyght hath al his boone,

    The Canterbury Tales

  • “Have heer my trouthe,” quod the knyght, “I grante.”

    The Canterbury Tales

  • Redeth Ovyde, and ther ye may it leere. —   This knyght, of which my tale is specially,

    The Canterbury Tales

  • Which that the knyght saugh sittynge in the grene.

    The Canterbury Tales

  • Haiku2 for heocwaethgreedy penitent knyght as long as i've been told that nobody cackles @ Created by Grahame

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • As long as I've been studying Old Geoff, I've been told that the parfit, gentil knyght was clearly "down on his luck."

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • It was as if the editors of Speculum had met secretly and, using the power only they possess, declared the knyght impecunious.

    Archive 2006-09-01

  • Also a knyght of the temple wooke there; and wyssched a purs evere more fulle of gold: and the lady graunted him.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • And whan he cam at morwe, Changuys roos, and wente to the 7 lynages, and tolde hem how the white knyght had seyd.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

  • And the nyght sewynge, this white knyght cam to the 7 lynages, and commaunded hem, on Goddes behalve inmortalle, that thei scholde make this Changuys here emperour; and thei scholde ben out of subieccioun; and thei scholde holden alle other regiounes aboute hem in here servage, as thei had ben to hem beforn.

    The Voyages and Travels of Sir John Mandeville

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