knight banneret definition

  • noun:
    • A mediaeval knight which led troops under his very own banner.
    • a knight honored for valor; entitled to show a square banner and also to hold greater command
  • others:
    • A knight whom transported a banner, whom possessed fiefs to a higher amount compared to the knight bachelor, and who was simply obliged to provide in war with a lot more attendants. The self-esteem ended up being often conferred by the sovereign face-to-face from the field of struggle.

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