What does the word chevalier mean?

Usage examples for chevalier

  1. I wonder the Chevalier Raiberti placed the girl with her." – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. On this, their return journey, Robert thought much of the chevalier and was eager to see him again. – The Hunters of the Hills by Joseph Altsheler
  3. Mr. Quetton St. George was a French royalist officer, and a chevalier of the order of St. Louis. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding