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handkerchief
a square, soft piece of cloth used to wipe the nose or face
chivalry
the qualities that a good knight was supposed to have (politeness, honor, and protecting others)
drawbridge
a bridge leading into a castle which provided limited access to enemies
armory
a place where weapons are kept
courtyard
an open area surrounded by walls and buildings
tradition
the practice of passing down customs, beliefs, or other knowledge from parents to their children
jester
an entertainer at court in the Middle Ages
minstrel
a wandering poet or singer in the Middle Ages
bestow
to present as a gift or an honor
tarry
to delay or be late in going, coming or doing
bureau
a chest of drawers for clothing
banquet
large formal dinner for a special occasion
knight
a soldier in the Middle Ages (A knight gave his loyalty to a king and in return was given the right to hold land.)