Palmerin

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Palmerin any medieval knightly hero, from the Palmerin romances, the original hero Palmerin de Oliva
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Usage

In literature:

Who more discreet than Palmerin of England?
"The History of Don Quixote, Vol. II., Part 19" by Miguel de Cervantes
Who more discreet than Palmerin of England?
"The History of Don Quixote, Volume II., Complete" by Miguel de Cervantes
The adventures of an Amadis or a Palmerin are not more knightly nor more extravagant.
"Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
He translated from the Spanish the romances of "Amadis of Gaul," "Palmerin of England," and "The Cid.
"Hazlitt on English Literature" by Jacob Zeitlin
There are Amadises and Palmerins in Sidney's work.
"The English Novel in the Time of Shakespeare" by J. J. Jusserand
Who more discreet than Palmerin of England?
"The History of Don Quixote de la Mancha" by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
The commencement of Palmerin de Oliva carries us once more to the enchanted shores of the Golden Horn.
"Legends & Romances of Spain" by Lewis Spence
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