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*:✧･ MR. KNIGHTLY'S MEDIEVAL WORLD ･✧･:* will be the theme Saturday...transport yourself to the Medieval or Renaissance eras, and share your exciting discoveries. You may include Arthurian legends, clothing of those times, castles/fortresses, furnishings and decor, weaponry, and all else from the days of positively medieval knighthood...DeliKate....
Knight was a term used to refer to a nobleman or warrior, but its root English word was cniht, which meant page boy. The ideas of knighthood are more closely related to the Roman equites. Equites is a Latin word meaning horsemen. The equites were made of Romans wealthy enough to afford horses. Knights in the early middle ages were just horsemen, but it became a sign of nobility and social status as it grew more expensive to get equipped for fighting on horseback. ..........