a small banner
Historical a knight allowed to lead his men into a battle under his own banner and ranking just above a knight bachelor
Origin of banneretMiddle English and amp; Old French baneret ; from baniere, banner
A small banner.
Origin of banneretMiddle English baneret, from Old French banerete, diminutive of baniere, banner; see banner.
A feudal knight ranking between a knight bachelor and a baron, who was entitled to lead men into battle under his own standard.
Origin of banneretMiddle English baneret, from Old French, from baniere, banner; see banner.