Meaning of ritter


Pronunciation: (rit'ur), [key]
— pl. rit•ter, rit•ters.
  1. a knight.
  2. a member of the lowest order of nobility in Germany or Austria.


Pronunciation: (rit'ur), [key]
— n.
  1. 1891–1967, U.S. cardinal.
  2. (“Tex”), 1907–74, U.S. country-and-western singer, composer, and film actor.
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