Percival

[pur-suh-vuh l]
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noun

Also Perceval, Per·ci·vale. Arthurian Romance. a knight of King Arthur's court who sought the Holy Grail: comparable to Parzival or Parsifal in Teutonic legend.
a male given name: from Old French words meaning “pierce” and “valley.”

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Perceval

noun

(in Arthurian legend) a knight in King Arthur's courtGerman equivalent: Parzival
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