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Definition of Knighthood

Knighthood

  1. The character, dignity, or condition of a knight, or of knights as a class; hence, chivalry.
  2. The whole body of knights.

Knighthood Quotations

I found the offer of a knighthood something that I couldn't possibly accept. I found it to be somehow squalid, a knighthood. There's a relationship to government about knights.
Harold Pinter

The culmination of three trophies was the pinnacle of my career and it has been rewarded with a knighthood.
Alex Ferguson

I'm glad a genre writer has got a knighthood, but stunned that it was me.
Terry Pratchett

The knighthood was a tremendous honour, I don't dismiss it. But I feel embarrassed by the flowery, theatrical stuff that goes with being an actor.
Anthony Hopkins

The knighthood I received was a fantastic honour but it's not something I've ever used and I don't think I ever will.
Sean Connery
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Knighthood Translations

knighthood in Swedish is adelskap