chivalry

Part of speech: noun

The knightly system of feudal times; lofty courtesy; bravery; magnanimity.

Part of speech: noun

A body of knights.

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Usage examples "chivalry":

  1. La Curne de Sainte Palaye devoted himself eagerly to the study of the language, manners, and customs of chivalry. - "A Short History of French Literature", George Saintsbury.
  2. I praised their chivalry. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
  3. Is that chivalry in battle? - "Face to Face with Kaiserism", James W. Gerard.