KJV Dictionary Definition: gallant
GAL'LANT, a. Eng. could; L. gallus, a cock.
1. Gay; well dressed; showy; splendid; magnificent.
Neither shall gallant ships pass thereby. Is.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This sense is obsolete.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; civil; polite and attentive to ladies; courteous.
GAL'LANTLY, adv. Gaily; splendidly.
1. Bravely; nobly; heroically; generously; as, to fight gallantly; to defend a place gallantly.
GAL'LANTNESS, n. Elegance or completeness of an acquired qualification.