King Arthur


King Arthur
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  • King Arthur — noun a legendary king of the Britons (possibly based on a historical figure in the 6th century but the story has been retold too many times to be sure); said to have led the Knights of the Round Table at Camelot • Syn: ↑Arthur • Derivationally… …   Useful english dictionary

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  • King Arthur —    From Arthurian legend, he was born about 480 AD. King Arthur was the High King of Britain, and created a golden age of chivalry. He lived in Camelot, his mentor was the wizard Merlin, and he created the Round Table, where the Knights of the… …   The writer's dictionary of science fiction, fantasy, horror and mythology

  • King Arthur —    Semilegendary hero and king of the Britons who defended England from Anglo Saxon invaders in the fifth or sixth century and who traditionally fought twelve battles, including the great Battle of Badon Hill (Mons Badonicus) in 516. The… …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • King Arthur — noun A legendary king of Britain …   Wiktionary

  • King Arthur's messianic return — is an aspect of the legend of King Arthur, the mythical 6th century British king. Few historical records of Arthur remain, and there are doubts that he ever existed, but he achieved a mythological stature that gave rise to a growing literature… …   Wikipedia

  • King Arthur & the Knights of Justice — was a Sunday morning, syndicated cartoon series which lasted for 2 seasons (totaling 26 episodes) and was produced by Golden Films, C D Entertainment and Bohbot Entertainment. The first episode aired on September 13, 1992 and the last episode was …   Wikipedia

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