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Meaning of PALADIN

Pronunciation:  'paludin

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone who fights for a cause
 

PALADIN is a 7 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: champion, fighter, hero
 
 See Also: defender, guardian, protector, shielder

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Pal"a*din\, n. [F., fr.It. paladino, fr. L. palatinus
an officer of the palace. See {Palatine}.]
A knight-errant; a distinguished champion; as, the paladins
of Charlemagne. --Sir W. Scott.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: a man, Achilles, advocate, apologist, brave, bulldog, champion, chutzpanik, David, decorated hero, defender, demigod, demigoddess, fighting cock, gallant, gamecock, good soldier, guard, Hector, hero, heroine, lion, man of courage, protector, Roland, Samson, stalwart, supporter, the brave, tiger, upholder, valiant, valiant knight, vindicator
 

 

 

 

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