Lancelot meaning

lănsə-lət, -lŏt, län-
In Arthurian legend, a Knight of the Round Table whose love affair with Queen Guinevere resulted in a war with King Arthur.
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(arthurian legend, person, proper) The most celebrated of the Knights of the Round Table, and the lover of Guinevere.
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(Arthurian legend) One of the knights of the round table, a lover of Guinevere.
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A male given name.
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Origin of lancelot

  • From Old French Lancelot, from Frankish Lanzo, pet name for male names beginning in Land-, and Old French diminutive endings -el and -ot.

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