Definitions of knight:
  • noun:   a chessman in the shape of a horse's head; can move two squares horizontally and one vertically (or vice versa)
  • noun:   originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
  • verb:   raise (someone) to knighthood
    Example: "The Beatles were knighted"
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 1666 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #155)

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