How to use condottiere in a sentence
There were even guilds of mercenaries, such as the Condottieri of Italy; and the Swiss were famous for their superior service.Violence and the Labor Movement|Robert Hunter
These were mainly the bands of Greek condottieri, and even for their home-born troops Greek officers of renown were often engaged.
It was at that time the fashion for young noblemen to win fame for themselves by the life or trade of the condottieri.The Story of Perugia|Margaret Symonds
The condottieri played a very important part in Italian history from the middle of the 13th to the middle of the 15th century.
The soldiers of the condottieri were almost entirely heavy armoured cavalry (men-at-arms).