Galahad

noun
Gal·​a·​had | \ ˈga-lə-ˌhad How to pronounce Galahad (audio) \

Definition of Galahad

1 : the knight of the Round Table who successfully seeks the Holy Grail
2 : one who is pure, noble, and unselfish

First Known Use of Galahad

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Galahad.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Galahad. Accessed 8 December 2019.

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