Gawain

noun
Ga·​wain | \ gə-ˈwān How to pronounce Gawain (audio) , ˈgä-ˌwān, ˈgau̇-ən How to pronounce Gawain (audio) \

Definition of Gawain

: a knight of the Round Table and nephew of King Arthur

First Known Use of Gawain

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Gawain.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Gawain. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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