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banneret

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noun, often capitalized ban·ner·et \ˈba-nə-rət, ˌba-nə-ˈret\

Definition of banneret

  1. :  a knight leading his vassals into the field under his own banner



Origin and Etymology of banneret

Middle English baneret, from Anglo-French, from banere


First Known Use: 14th century


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banneret

noun ban·ner·et

Definition of banneret

  1. :  a small banner



14th Century

First Known Use of banneret

14th century

Variants of banneret

also

bannerette


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