lanzknecht


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lanzknecht

(ˈlænzkəˌnɛkt)
n
another word for landsknecht
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Following a masque, there came "a discharge of fireworks from a mimic fortress, the possession of which was contested by motley bands of Moors, Highlanders, Centaurs, Lanzknechts [Imperial troops best remembered for their sacking of Rome in 1529], and fiends".