Sentence Examples


  • The order of the Legion of Honor is treated under KNIGHTHOOD AND CHIVALRY.
  • 1 In several of the writs for distraint of knighthood from Henry III.
  • The knights then dressed him in distinctive garments, and they then mounted their horses and rode to the hall where the candidate was to receive knighthood; his future squire was to ride before him bareheaded bearing his sword by the point in its scabbard with his spurs hanging from its hilt.
  • 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.