Definition of Galahad in English:


(also Sir Galahad)

Pronunciation /ˈɡaləˌhad/ /ˈɡæləˌhæd/

proper noun

  • The noblest of King Arthur's legendary knights; renowned for immaculate purity and destined to find the Holy Grail.


  • A person characterized by nobility, integrity, or courtesy.

    • ‘the wise guys and Sir Galahads, they don't last’
    Sir Galahad, knight on a white charger, protector, rescuer, saviour, preserver, champion, defender, guardian, guardian angel, deliverer, liberator