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chevalier

1. a member of certain orders of merit, such as the French Legion of Honour
2. French history
a. a mounted soldier or knight, esp a military cadet
b. the lowest title of rank in the old French nobility

Chevalier

1. Albert. 1861--1923, British music hall entertainer, remembered for his cockney songs
2. Maurice . 1888--1972, French singer and film actor
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Not only did the chevalier have his own particular shells, but he cherished an ambitious desire which he pursued with a craft so profound as to be worthy of Sixtus the Fifth: he wanted to marry a certain rich old maid, with the intention, no doubt, of making her a stepping-stone by which to reach the more elevated regions of the court.
27 (BNA): The Representative of HM the King for Charity Works and Youth Affairs, Supreme Council of Youth and Sports (SCYS)'s Chairman, Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC)'s President and Bahrain Royal Equestrian and Endurance Federation (BREEF)'s Honourary President, HH Shaikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa, said the showjumping sport in the Kingdom continues to develop technically-wise alluding to chevaliers and stallions, and affirming the paramount importance of this sport which gives the greatest impetus to continue on the path of implementation of the Federation's plans and programmes to attain highest standards in this sport.
Looking at the scene binding Saint George Monastery with Krak des Chevaliers behind it, one can realize the sanctity and splendor of history of this area.
Les Chevaliers de Saint Hubert, formed in 2011, comprise four of the leading period horn players in Europe today.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Syrian army has entered al-Hosn in the central province of Homs and is now fighting for control over the famed Krak des Chevaliers castle, a security official said.
Summary: Beirut: An air raid on Syria's famed Krak des Chevaliers castle, a UNESCO World Heritage .
Plus de 40 chevaliers et chevaux y ont pris part et l'evenement a temoigne de representations pour les competences hippiques, des courses et des danses de cheval.
Chevaliers existence as Brownes other half included exotic foreign travel, palatial homes, staying in Elton Johns Venice Palazzo, Prada suits and lunch with Tony Blair.
The Chevaliers live in the Sylmar school district, but the girls attend Chatsworth, where Michelle works as a teacher and coach.
Neither of the Chevaliers will give up basketball entirely.
The Chevaliers won 35 games this season with programs that were struggling before they took charge in 2000, the year they were married.
Most of the models were professionals, but there were plenty of guest models and Chevaliers (gallant greeters) including Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Todd Zeile, Galpin Ford owner Bert Boeckmann and Facey Medical Foundation president Dr.