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paladin

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1. one of the legendary twelve peers of Charlemagne's court
2. a knightly champion

Paladin

 

in medieval Western European literature, one of the 12 peers of the Frankish emperor Charlemagne. Later, the term came to be applied to any valorous knight devoted to his lord or lady.

The term “paladin” is also applied ironically to any person utterly devoted to an idea or person.

Paladin

archetypal gunman who leaves a calling card. [TV: Have Gun, Will Travel in Terrace, I, 341]
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CTIA also thanks the designers providing fashions for the runway show: Diane von Furstenberg, Betsey Johnson, Sean John, Ms Sixty, Energie, Poleci, Rachel Pally, Nikolaki, Rami Kashou, Corey Lynn Calter, Sixfourteen, Eisbar, Kushcush, Sheri Bodell and Eduardo Lucero.
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The Welshman could hardly have had a better preparation for Ally Pally and a first-round 'derby' against Richie Burnett, and he certainly looked to have found his range in Yorkshire.
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