rittmaster

noun
ritt·master
variants: or ritmaster \ˈrit+ˌ- \

Definition of rittmaster 

archaic

: a captain of cavalry

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History and Etymology for rittmaster

partial translation of German rittmeister, from ritt troop of horsemen (from reiten to ride, from Old High German rītan) + meister master

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