• Banneret Definition & Synonyms
Synonyms: Knight banneret
- (n.) A title of rank, conferred for heroic deeds, and hence, an order of knighthood; also, the person bearing such title or rank.
- (n.) Originally, a knight who led his vassals into the field under his own banner; -- commonly used as a title of rank.
- (n.) A small banner.
- (n.) A civil officer in some Swiss cantons.