A pretty degree of knighthood, sir, is that which can be bought with sugar hogsheads!
It was almost as though Henry himself had accepted a knighthood.
Long after knighthood had passed away, the struggle continued.
Industry, thrift, and shrewdness were likely to win enough to buy a knighthood.
His knighthood as a sworn chum was put in question and he was cruelly hurt.
The order of knighthood was given only after years of training and discipline.
"Then I pray you give me the order of knighthood," said Fair-hands.
Chief of warriors art thou, and stainless flower of knighthood!'
Some of the so-called lesser honours, such as knighthood, are reserved for these.
She did so, and again claimed his love; but he said he must first prove his knighthood.