Shield-holder, i.e. *esquire. The term was also used of the 14c *hobelar or light cavalryman, whose horse was not barded or *coopertus. [< Lat. scutum = shield] -

Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases. .

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать курсовую

Look at other dictionaries:

  • scutifer — The attendant of a knight; an esquire …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • scutifer — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Oxyptilus scutifer — Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Arthropoda Class: Inse …   Wikipedia

  • Albisaurus — Taxobox name = Albisaurus status = fossil regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Sauropsida unranked ordo = Archosauria genus = Albisaurus genus authority = Fritsch, 1905 subdivision ranks = Species subdivision = * A. albinus (Fritsch,… …   Wikipedia

  • Champdeniers-Saint-Denis — 46° 29′ 06″ N 0° 24′ 14″ W / 46.485, 0.4038888888889 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Portrait du comte Sinzendorf par Hyacinthe Rigaud — Philipp Ludwig Wenzel von Sinzendorf Artiste Hyacinthe Rigaud Année 1729 Technique huile sur toile Dimensions (H …   Wikipédia en Français

  • escuyer — Escuyer, m. acut. Est le plus bas et premier degre de noblesse, et par ce que les Notaires en France donnent ce tiltre d Escuyer à tout gentil homme n ayant tiltre plus signalé que d un Seigneur Chastelain, on le rend Scutifer, comme portant Escu …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • Iguanodon — Taxobox name = Iguanodon fossil range = Early Cretaceous image width = 250px image caption = Iguanodon bernissartensis skull regnum = Animalia phylum = Chordata classis = Sauropsida superordo = Dinosauria ordo = Ornithischia subordo = Cerapoda… …   Wikipedia

  • Squire — In feudal or medieval times a squire was a man at arms in the service of a knight, often as his apprentice. In later centuries, the term s meaning shifted. Squires are often known in current day as wealthy landowning people in rural England.… …   Wikipedia

  • Cyclops (genus) — This article is about the crustacean. See Cyclops (disambiguation) for other meanings. Cyclops Scientific classification Kingdom: Animalia …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”