Bayard: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (bā'urd), [key]
— n.
  1. a magical legendary horse in medieval chivalric romances.
  2. a mock-heroic name for any horse.
  3. (l.c.)a bay horse.


Pronunciation: (bā'urd for 1 also Fr. ba&sylpyar'), [key]
— n.
  1. (“the knight without fear and without reproach”), 1473–1524, heroic French soldier.
  2. any man of heroic courage and unstained honor.
  3. a male given name.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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