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val·iant

 (văl′yənt)
adj.
Possessing or exhibiting valor; brave: a valiant knight; a valiant effort. See Synonyms at brave.

[Middle English, from Old French vaillant, from Latin valēns, valent-, present participle of valēre, to be strong; see wal- in Indo-European roots.]

val′ian·cy, val′iance, val′iant·ness n.
val′iant·ly adv.

valiant

(ˈvæljənt)
adj
1. courageous, intrepid, or stout-hearted; brave
2. marked by bravery or courage: a valiant deed.
[C14: from Old French vaillant, from valoir to be of value, from Latin valēre to be strong]
ˈvaliance, ˈvaliancy n
ˈvaliantly adv

val•iant

(ˈvæl yənt)

adj.
1. boldly courageous; brave; stout-hearted.
2. marked by or showing bravery or valor; heroic: a valiant effort.
[1275–1325; Middle English valia(u)nt < Anglo-French; Middle French vaillant, present participle of valoir to be of worth < Latin valēre; see -ant]
val′ian•cy (-yən si) val′iance, n.
val′iant•ly, adv.
syn: See brave.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.valiant - having or showing valorvaliant - having or showing valor; "a valiant attempt to prevent the hijack"; "a valiant soldier"
brave, courageous - possessing or displaying courage; able to face and deal with danger or fear without flinching; "Familiarity with danger makes a brave man braver but less daring"- Herman Melville; "a frank courageous heart...triumphed over pain"- William Wordsworth; "set a courageous example by leading them safely into and out of enemy-held territory"

valiant

valiant

adjective
Translations
شُجاع، باسِل
statečný
tapper
bátorhősiesmerészvitéz
hugrakkur, hetjulegur
drosmīgsdrošsirdīgs

valiant

[ˈvælɪənt] ADJ (poet) [person] → valiente, valeroso; [effort] → valeroso

valiant

[ˈvæliənt] adj [effort, attempt] → vaillant(e) before n

valiant

adj
(liter) soldier, deedtapfer, kühn (geh)
he made a valiant effort to save herer unternahm einen kühnen Versuch, sie zu retten; she made a valiant effort to smilesie versuchte tapfer zu lächeln; never mind, it was a valiant attemptmachen Sie sich nichts draus, es war ein löblicher Versuch

valiant

[ˈvæljənt] adj (liter) → coraggioso/a, valoroso/a
a valiant knight → un prode cavaliere

valiant

(ˈvӕliənt) adjective
(of a person, his actions etc) brave, courageous or heroic. valiant deeds; He was valiant in battle.
ˈvaliantly adverb

valiant

a. valiente.
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Rikki, the valiant, the true, Tikki, with eyeballs of flame, Rikk-tikki-tikki, the ivory-fanged, the hunter with eyeballs of flame!
The Valiant Soldier is pretty well known hereabouts.
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Andres went off rather down in the mouth, swearing he would go to look for the valiant Don Quixote of La Mancha and tell him exactly what had happened, and that all would have to be repaid him sevenfold; but for all that, he went off weeping, while his master stood laughing.
Thus did the valiant Don Quixote right that wrong, and, thoroughly satisfied with what had taken place, as he considered he had made a very happy and noble beginning with his knighthood, he took the road towards his village in perfect self-content, saying in a low voice, "Well mayest thou this day call thyself fortunate above all on earth, O Dulcinea del Toboso, fairest of the fair
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