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Knight-errant

Knights

A knight-errant is a figure of medieval chivalric romance literature. The adjective errant indicates how the knight-errant would wander the land in search of adventures to prove his chivalric virtues, either in knightly duels or in some other pursuit of courtly love.

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  • Romance 

  • In modern literature 

  • Bogatyrs of Kievan Rus'