Medieval names: Lancelot

Medieval names: Lancelot


Lancelot is the name of the handsome knight Lancelot du Lac, lover of Queen Guinevere in the cycle of knights of the Round Table. This name comes from a Norman wordancel, which means servant, servant, was probably imagined by one of the first authors of the Arthurian legend.

His party : November 8th.

Its derivatives: Lancel, Lancelet, Lanze.