Definition of Templar in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈtemplər/


A member of the Knights Templar.
Example sentences
  • Threatened by the growing influence of the Templars, the Church attacked them.
  • He donned the disguise of a Templar knight.
  • When I was a young man, I was a Templar - that is, a knight employed by the church.


Middle English: from Old French templier, from medieval Latin templarius, from Latin templum (see temple1).

Words that rhyme with Templar

exempla, exemplar
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