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GAL'LANT, a. Eng. could L. gallus, a cock.

1. Gay well dressed showy splendid magnificent.

Neither shall gallant ships pass thereby. Isaiah 33

The gay, the wise, the gallant, and the grave.

This sense is obsolete.

2. Brave high-spirited courageous heroic magnanimous as a gallant youth a gallant officer.
3. Fine noble.
4. Courtly : polite and attentive to ladies courteous.
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Entry for 'Gallant'. King James Dictionary. https://www.studylight.org/​dictionaries/​eng/​kjd/​g/gallant.html.
 
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