Don Quixote, hero of the novel Don Quixote de la Mancha (1605, 1615) by Cervantes
1648, in the meaning defined above
“Quixote.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quixote. Accessed 4 Dec. 2023.
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