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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 che·va·lier /ˌʃɛvəˈlɪr, ||ʃəˈvælˌje/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Che·va·lier n.
 1. A horseman; a knight; a gallant young man. “Mount, chevaliers; to arms.”
 2. A member of certain orders of knighthood.
 Chevalier d'industrie [F.], one who lives by persevering fraud; a pickpocket; a sharper.
 The Chevalier St. George Eng. Hist., James Francis Edward Stuart (son of James II.), called “The Pretender.”
 The Young Chevalier, Charles Edward Stuart, son of the Chevalier St. George.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: French actor and cabaret singer (1888-1972) [syn: Maurice
      2: a gallant or courtly gentleman [syn: cavalier]