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tournament
a contest or series of contests between mounted combatants armed with blunted lances or swords
falconry
the art of training and using falcons for hunting
minstrel
a medieval musician who traveled from place to place, singing songs and reciting verses
herald
an official responsible for conveying royal messages and making proclamations
parliament
a national lawmaking body composed of representatives
rebellion
an uprising or armed resistance against established authority or a government
baron, baroness
a member of the hereditary nobility;
baroness-female
count,countess
one who holds a rank of European nobility that is equivalent to that of an English earl
countess-female
duke,duchess
a high-ranking male nobleman, the ruler of a duchy in Europe or ranked just below a prince in Britain
duchess-female
riot
a violent public disturbance, usu. involving a large number of people