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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* enPR: nīt, IPA(key): /naɪt/ * Rhymes: -aɪt * Homophones: night, nite

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _knight_, _kniht_, from Old English _cniht_, _cneht_, _cneoht_ (“boy, youth, servant, attendant, retainer, disciple, warrior, boyhood, junior member of a guild”), from Proto-Germanic _*knehtaz_ (compare Dutch _knecht_ (“attendant, servant”), German _Knecht_ (“lad, slave”)), originally ‘billet (wood), block of wood’ (compare Dutch _laarzeknecht_ (“boot-jack”), dialectal German _Knüchtel_ (“bat, club”)), from Proto-Indo-European _*gnegʰ-_, from _*gen-_ ‘to ball up, pinch, compress’. NOUN KNIGHT (_plural_ KNIGHTS) * A warrior, especially of the Middle Ages. _King Arthur and the KNIGHTS of the Round Table_ * A young servant or follower; a military attendant. * Nowadays, a person on whom a knighthood has been conferred by a monarch. * (chess) A chess piece, often in the shape of a horse's head, that is moved two squares in one direction and one at right angles to that direction in a single move, leaping over any intervening pieces. * (card games, dated) A playing card bearing the figure of a knight; the knave or jack. SYNONYMS * (chess piece): horse (rare) DERIVED TERMS SEE ALSO * Appendix:Chess_pieces * (_chess pieces_) CHESSMAN, CHESS PIECE, CHESS PIECE; bishop,‎ castle/‎rook,‎ king,‎ knight,‎ pawn,‎ queen (Category: en:Chess) [edit] TRANSLATIONS

From Middle English knight, kniht, from Old English cniht, cneht, cneoht (boy, youth, servant, attendant, retainer, disciple, warrior, boyhood, junior member of a guild), from Proto-Germanic *knehtaz (compare Dutch knecht (attendant, servant), German Knecht (lad, slave)), originally ‘billet (wood), block of wood’ (compare Dutch laarzeknecht (boot-jack), dialectal German Knüchtel (bat, club)), from Proto-Indo-European *gnegʰ-, from *gen- ‘to ball up, pinch, compress’.

Noun

knight (plural knights)

  1. A warrior, especially of the Middle Ages.
    King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table
  2. A young servant or follower; a military attendant.
  3. Nowadays, a person on whom a knighthood has been conferred by a monarch.
  4. (chess) A chess piece, often in the shape of a horse's head, that is moved two squares in one direction and one at right angles to that direction in a single move, leaping over any intervening pieces.
  5. (card games, dated) A playing card bearing the figure of a knight; the knave or jack.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

From Middle English _knighten_, _kniȝten_, from the noun. Cognate with Middle High German _knehten_. VERB KNIGHT (_third-person singular simple present_ KNIGHTS, _present participle_ KNIGHTING, _simple past and past participle_ KNIGHTED) * (transitive) To confer knighthood upon. _The king KNIGHTED the young squire_. * (chess, transitive) To promote (a pawn) to a knight. SYNONYMS * dub DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS

From Middle English knighten, kniȝten, from the noun. Cognate with Middle High German knehten.

Verb

knight (third-person singular simple present knights, present participle knighting, simple past and past participle knighted)

  1. (transitive) To confer knighthood upon.
    The king knighted the young squire.
  2. (chess, transitive) To promote (a pawn) to a knight.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - SEE ALSO
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English - See Also

* paladin * baronet

Que a categoria em MIDDLE ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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Middle English - Alternative Forms

* knighte * knyght, knyghte * kniȝt, kniȝte * knyȝt, knyȝte

  • knighte
  • knyght, knyghte
  • kniȝt, kniȝte
  • knyȝt, knyȝte

Que a categoria em MIDDLE ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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Middle English - Pronunciation

* IPA(key): /knɪçt/

  • IPA(key): /knɪçt/

Que a categoria em MIDDLE ENGLISH - NOUN
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Middle English - Noun

KNIGHT (_plural_ KNIGHTS) * knight

knight (plural knights)

  1. knight


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