Sentence Examples


  • The order of the Legion of Honor is treated under KNIGHTHOOD AND CHIVALRY.
  • The Norwegian order of knighthood of St Olaf was founded in 1847 by Oscar I., king of Sweden and Norway, in memory of this king.
  • For the modern order of the Golden Fleece, see Knighthood And Chivalry, section Orders of Knighthood.
  • It is familiar in the titles, showing the colour of their wands of office, of the gentlemen ushers of the three principal British orders of knighthood, the ushers of the Garter and St Patrick being "Ushers of the Black Rod," and of the Thistle "Green Rod."
  • Niall Og O'Neill, one of the four kings of Ireland, accepted knighthood from Richard II.

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