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Ar·thu·ri·an

 (är-tho͝or′ē-ən)
adj.
Of or relating to King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.

Arthurian

(ɑːˈθjʊərɪən)
adj
(European Myth & Legend) of or relating to King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table

Ar•thu•ri•an

(ɑrˈθʊər i ən)

adj.
of or pertaining to King Arthur, the knights of his court, and associated legendary figures.
[1850–55]
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Adj.1.Arthurian - of or relating to King Arthur and the Knights of the Round TableArthurian - of or relating to King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table

Arthurian

Arthurian legend

Characters in Arthurian legend  Arthur, Bedivere, Bors, Caradoc, Elaine, Galahad, Gareth (of Orkney), Gawain or Gawayne, Igraine, Lancelot or Launcelot du Lac, Launfal, Merlin, Modred, Morgan Le Fay, Nimue, Parsifal or Perceval, Tristan or Tristram, Uther Pendragon, Viviane or the Lady of the Lake
Places in Arthurian Legend  Astolat, Avalon, Camelot, Glastonbury, Lyonnesse, Tintagel
Translations
arthurien
arturiański

Arthurian

[ɑːˈθjʊərɪən] ADJartúrico

Arthurian

adjArtus-; Arthurian knightArtusritter m

Arthurian

[ɑːˈθjʊərɪən] adjarturiano/a, di re Artù
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