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- A knight is a man granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch, bishop or other political or religious leader for service to the monarch or a Christian...
- rings and other symbols of favour, it was the Normans who introduced knighthoods as part of their feudal government. The first English order of chivalry...
- realms that use the Imperial system of honours and awards. Honorary knighthoods are appointed to citizens of nations where the Queen is not head of state...
- A chivalric order, order of chivalry, order of knighthood or equestrian order is an order, confraternity or society of knights typically founded during...
- later also to baronets, and other offices. As the female equivalent for knighthood is damehood, the suo jure female equivalent term is typically Dame. The...
- partial list of people who have declined a British honour, such as a knighthood or other grade of honour. In recent times most refusals have been for...
- next honour was a knighthood, awarded during a visit by soldiers from the Norwegian King's Guard on 15 August 2008. The knighthood was approved by King...
- Deba****t is the formal term for removal of a knighthood or other honour. The last knight to be publicly debased was Sir Francis Mitc****. More recent...
- Davos smuggled food to the starving Stannis Baratheon, earning him a knighthood and choice lands. Before knighting him, Stannis removed the last joints...
- militis) was the central act in the rite of p****age ceremonies conferring knighthood in the Middle Ages. From about 1852, the term accolade was used much more...
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