Civil vs Banneret - What's the difference?

civil | banneret |


As an adjective civil

is (uncomparable) having to do with people and government office as opposed to the military or religion.

As a noun banneret is

a noble, knighted feudal lord who has the right to lead his vassals to battle under his own banner.

civil

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • (uncomparable) Having to do with people and government office as opposed to the military or religion.
  • She went into civil service because she wanted to help the people .
  • (comparable) Behaving in a reasonable or polite manner.
  • It was very civil of him to stop the argument

    Antonyms

    (ant-top) * (l) (ant-mid) * (l) (ant-bottom)

    Derived terms

    * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) * (l) ----

    banneret

    English

    Alternative forms

    * bannerette (banner only)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A noble, knighted feudal lord who has the right to lead his vassals to battle under his own banner
  • A small banner.
  • (Shakespeare)
  • (military, historical) A .
  • * 1936 , The Periodical (), volumes 21–22, page 67
  • A list of new titles was manufactured as follows: Ensign'', ''Lieutenant'', ''Flight-Leader'', ''Squadron-Leader'', ''Reeve'', ''Banneret''''', ''Fourth-Ardian'', ''Third-Ardian'', ''Second-Ardian'', ''Ardian'', ''Air Marshal''. [â€ĤO]ne may regret “' Banneret ”, which has a flavour and associations, more especially as the leader of a formation in the air went into battle flying a streamer which formed a rallying mark as did the banner of the knight for his vassals.
  • A civil officer in some Swiss cantons.
  • Synonyms

    * (lord) (l)

    See also

    * (l) ----