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    • Arthurian Legends by Juliette Evans
    • Arthurian Legends
      • Take place in Great Britain
      • Fictional Legends with many different versions
      • Sir Thomas Malory brought together first collection
      • 12 th and 13 th Century
    • Camelot
      • Castle
    • Holy Grail
      • In Christian mythology the cup used by Jesus during the last supper.
      • In Arthurian legends the hero must prove himself worthy to be in its presence
    • Siege Perilous
      • Specially reserved seat at the Round Table for the knight who was destined to quest for and return with the Holy Grail
      • Sir Galahad- only knight who sits in it.
      • Fatal to anyone else who sat in it.
    • Round Table
      • Mystical Table in Camelot
      • Symbol of Unity
      • Given to Arthur by King Lodegreaunce (Guinevere's Father)
    • Excalibur
      • King Arthur's mythical sword
      • Sword in the stone only drawn by real king.
    • Chivalry
      • Ideas associated with medieval knighthood
      • Examples
        • Honor
        • Courtly love
        • Bravery
        • Loyalty to King
    • Page, Squire, Knight
      • Age 7-Page
        • Servant in a household
        • Learns weaponry, courtesy, religion, etc.
      • Age 14- Squire
        • Personal aide to a knight
      • Age 18-21- Knight
        • If he can master the skills he is then knighted
    • King Arthur
      • Son of Uther Pendragon + Igraine
      • Raised by Sir Ector
      • Drew the sword in the stone
      • Married to Guinevere
    • Sir Lancelot
      • Greatest of King Arthur’s Knights
      • One of the most trusted
      • Has an affair with Guinevere
    • Sir Galahad
      • Son of Lancelot + Elaine
      • Seat was siege perilous
      • Quest for the Holy Grail
    • Sir Kay
      • Arthur and Kay raised by Sir Ector
      • Kay was Arthur’s foster brother
      • Tries to claim sword in the stone
    • Sir Gawain
      • King Arthur’s nephew
      • Defender of the poor
      • Ladies man
    • Sir Mordred
      • Illegitimate son of Arthur
      • Traitor
      • Takes over Kingdom while Arthur is away
    • Merlin
      • Wizard in Arthurian legends
      • King’s Advisor
      • Mistress in Morgan Le Fay
    • 3 Classes of Medieval Society
      • Nobility
      • Commoners
      • Clergy