Definition of Knight of the round table
1. Noun. In the Arthurian legend, a knight of King Arthur's court.
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Literary usage of Knight of the round table
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1. Le Morte Darthur: Sir Thomas Malory's Book of King Arthur and of His Noble by Thomas Malory, William Caxton (1903)
"... in battle, 1 15 ; chosen to be a knight of the Round Table, 4 4 ; goes hunting with Arthur, 46; his life attempted by his wife, 4 13, 19 11 Urre, Sir, ..."
2. St. Nicholas by Mary Mapes Dodge (1880)
"... and finally wins such worship that all jeers are silenced, and he is triumphantly made Knight of the Round Table. We are now introduced to a new hero, ..."
3. The Romance of King Arthur and His Knights of the Round Table by Thomas Malory, Alfred William Pollard (1917)
"Be ye of good cheer, said Sir Percivale, and because ye are a knight of the Round Table as well as I, I trust to God to break your bands. ..."