male aristocrat

Definitions of male aristocrat
  1. noun
    a man who is an aristocrat
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    Antonyms:
    female aristocrat
    a woman who is an aristocrat
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    Nancy Witcher Astor
    British politician (born in the United States) who was the first woman to sit in the British House of Commons (1879-1964)
    First Marquess Cornwallis
    commander of the British forces in the American War of Independence; was defeated by American and French troops at Yorktown (1738-1805)
    Don Juan
    a legendary Spanish nobleman and philanderer who became the hero of many poems and plays and operas
    Sir Geraint
    (Arthurian legend) one of the knights of the Round Table
    Duke of Lancaster
    the fourth son of Edward III who was the effective ruler of England during the close of his father's reign and during the minority of Richard II; his son was Henry Bolingbroke (1340-1399)
    Earl of Leicester
    an English nobleman who led the baronial rebellion against Henry III (1208-1265)
    Roger de Mortimer
    English nobleman who deposed Edward II and was executed by Edward III (1287-1330)
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    cavalier, chevalier
    a gallant or courtly gentleman
    knight
    originally a person of noble birth trained to arms and chivalry; today in Great Britain a person honored by the sovereign for personal merit
    Lord, noble, nobleman
    a titled peer of the realm
    Sir
    a title used before the name of knight or baronet
    armiger
    a nobleman entitled to bear heraldic arms
    baron
    a nobleman (in various countries) of varying rank
    burgrave
    a nobleman ruling a German castle and surrounding grounds by hereditary right
    carpet knight
    a knight who spends his time in luxury and idleness (knighted on the carpet at court rather than on the field of battle)
    count
    a nobleman (in various countries) having rank equal to a British earl
    duke
    a nobleman (in various countries) of high rank
    grandee
    a nobleman of highest rank in Spain or Portugal
    bachelor, bachelor-at-arms, knight bachelor
    a knight of the lowest order; could display only a pennon
    banneret, knight banneret, knight of the square flag
    a knight honored for valor; entitled to display a square banner and to hold higher command
    Knight of the Round Table
    in the Arthurian legend, a knight of King Arthur's court
    knight-errant
    a wandering knight travelling in search of adventure
    Knight Templar, Templar
    a knight of a religious military order established in 1118 to protect pilgrims and the Holy Sepulcher
    margrave
    a German nobleman ranking above a count (corresponding in rank to a British marquess)
    marquess, marquis
    nobleman (in various countries) ranking above a count
    mesne lord
    a feudal lord who was lord to his own tenants on land held from a superior lord
    milord
    a term of address for an English lord
    palatine, palsgrave
    (Middle Ages) the lord of a palatinate who exercised sovereign powers over his lands
    peer
    a nobleman (duke or marquis or earl or viscount or baron) who is a member of the British peerage
    sire
    a title of address formerly used for a man of rank and authority
    thane
    a feudal lord or baron
    viscount
    (in various countries) a son or younger brother or a count
    type of:
    aristocrat, blue blood, patrician
    a member of the aristocracy
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