Definition of Perceval in English:

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Perceval

Pronunciation: /ˈpəːsɪv(ə)l/
A legendary figure dating back to ancient times, found in French, German, and English poetry from the late 12th century onwards. He is the father of Lohengrin and the hero of a number of legends, some of which are associated with the Holy Grail. Also called Parsifal.

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