Galahad, Sir

 The purest and noblest knight in the Arthurian legend.

Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors. 2013.

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  • GALAHAD, SIR —    son of Lancelot, one of the Knights of the Round Table; distinguished for the immaculate purity of his character and life; was successful in his search for the Holy Graal …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Galahad — Sir Galahad George Frederic Watts, 1888. Galahad (Sir Galahad, auch französisch Galaad) ist einer der wichtigsten Ritter der Tafelrunde in der Artussage. Seine besondere Stellung wird in manchen Versionen der Sage dadurch ausgedrückt, dass er auf …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Galahad — Sir Galahad is a knight of King Arthur s Round Table and one of the three achievers of the Holy Grail in Arthurian legend. He is the illegitimate son of Sir Lancelot and Elaine of Carbonek, and is renowned for his gallantry and purity. He is… …   Wikipedia

  • Galahad —    Sir Galahad was one of the most important of the knights in the legendary ROMANCES of King ARTHUR. He is the son of Arthur’s greatest knight, Sir LANCELOT, and Elaine, daughter of King Pelles. Most important, Galahad’s goodness and purity make …   Encyclopedia of medieval literature

  • Galahad (Begriffsklärung) — Galahad steht für: Galahad, einen Ritter der Artussage Gilead, ein biblisches Land Galahad (deutsche Band), eine deutsche Folk Rock Band Galahad (britische Band), eine britische Progressive Rock Band Galahad (Alberta), eine Stadt in Kanada RFA… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Sir Galahad — ist das Pseudonym der Schriftstellerin Bertha Diener, der Titel des Ritters Galahad in der Artussage sowie der Name des Landungsschiffs RFA Sir Galahad …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Galahad (disambiguation) — Galahad is the son of Lancelot and a Knight of the Round Table in Arthurian legend.Galahad can also refer to:*Galahad, Alberta, a town in Canada *HMS or RFA Sir Galahad , several British ships of that name * Kid Galahad , the name of two films… …   Wikipedia

  • Sir Balin — le Savage, also known as the Knight with Two Swords, is a character in the Arthurian legend. A knight before the Round Table was formed, Sir Balin hails from Northumberland, and is associated with Sir Balan, his brother, who destroy each other in …   Wikipedia

  • Sir Galahad —   [səː gæləhæd], Gralsritter, Sohn des Lancelot und der Elaine; nimmt in der englischen Ausbildung der Gralssage (T. Malory), die wahrscheinlich auf Walter Map zurückgeht, die Stelle Parzivals ein …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Sir Balan — le Savage, hermano de Sir Balin de Northumberland, es un personaje menor, mencionado en varias leyendas arturianas. Su historia se cuenta, junto a la de su hermano, en La balada de Balin y Balan, segundo libro en la saga de Malory Le Morté d… …   Wikipedia Español

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