Knight Templar love

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun A member of an order of knights founded about 1118 to protect pilgrims in the Holy Land during the Second Crusade and suppressed in 1312.
  • noun A member of any of several modern fraternal orders named for the medieval Knights Templars.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • See commandery, n., 3, and also Templar, n., 1 and 3.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A knightly member of the crusader age military order of Templars
  • noun A member of a York rite masonic order

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a man who belongs to a Masonic order in the United States
  • noun a knight of a religious military order established in 1118 to protect pilgrims and the Holy Sepulcher

Etymologies

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knight + Templar (ultimately from Latin templum 'temple', notbaly the Temple Mount in Jerusalem)

Examples

  • The Knight Templar was a De Clery, French ancestor of modern Scottish family Sinclair and he gave the description of a Shroud watched in an orthodox church in Constantinople.

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  • That a mass murderer might like to parade as a jihadi, a holy warrior or a Knight Templar does not make him one.

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  • He teams with a Knight Templar named Marshall James Purefoy and they round up a group of other fighters - mercenaries, scoundrels and the like - to take and hold the castle at Rochester.

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  • A hotel called "The Crusader," with a two-story mosaic of a Knight Templar on the side?

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  • Eventually they may even be joined by Bill Clinton, if he decides to emulate his wife and his old Knight Templar by producing a memoir that ravages as well as ruminates.

    American Sketches

  • Now that we are talking about locations again, I thought to bring up a project I get reminded of every now and then when reading about GOT: The Arn the Knight Templar movies from Sweden a big coproduction in fact, and the biggest filming project in Scandinavia ever.

    Report from Paint Hall in Belfast

  • A hotel called "The Crusader," with a two-story mosaic of a Knight Templar on the side?

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  • Well I heard John Constantine sued Grant Morrison over his alcoholic, Knight Templar character, Willoughby Kipling, in the pages of Doom Patrol, which Constantine saw as an insulting parody of himself.

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  • In Walter Scott's book, the Knight Templar wanted Rebecca to submit to him, but she reclined to do so.

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  • There is a rock carving of a Knight Templar in Westford, MA, confirmed by Archeologists as being from 100 years before Columbus.

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