Definition of Knighting. Meaning of Knighting. Synonyms of Knighting

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Definition of Knighting

Knighting
Knight Knight, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Knighted; p. pr. & vb. n. Knighting.] To dub or create (one) a knight; -- done in England by the sovereign only, who taps the kneeling candidate with a sword, saying: Rise, Sir ---. A soldier, by the honor-giving hand Of C?ur-de-Lion knighted in the field. --Shak.

Meaning of Knighting from wikipedia

- the "knight-elect" kneels in front of the monarch on a knighting-stool. An example of a knighting-stool can be seen on the photo "George VI knighting General...
- wearing armour. Upon turning 21, the squire was eligible to be knighted. The accolade or knighting ceremony was usually held during one of the great feasts...
- A knighting sword is a sword used by a monarch during an investiture ceremony in which a person is given an accolade and becomes a knight. The knighting...
- The Templars did not perform knighting ceremonies, so any knight wishing to become a Knight Templar had to be a knight already. They were the most visible...
- The title of Knight Bachelor is the basic rank granted to a man who has been knighted by the monarch but not inducted as a member of one of the organised...
- appointing a knight, which involved bathing (as a symbol of purification) as one of its elements. The knights so created were known as "Knights of the Bath"...
- Hospitaller (/ˈhɒspɪtələr/), the Knights of Rhodes, the Knights of Malta, or the Order of Saint John or even the Knights of St. John (by the Maltese po****ce)...
- "FAQ—The Knights Party". The Knights Party. Archived from the original on September 23, 2019. Retrieved March 16, 2021.CS1 maint: unfit URL (link) "Knights of...
- cl****es, in descending order of seniority and rank: Knight Grand Cross or Dame Grand Cross (GCMG) Knight Commander (KCMG) or Dame Commander (DCMG) Companion...
- while the Governor-General of Australia is the prin****l companion/dame/knight (as relevant at the time) and chancellor of the order. The governor-general's...
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