adjective. ['ˈvæljənt'] having or showing valor.
- vailant (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
- valens (Latin)
Words that Rhyme with Valiant
How do you pronounce valiant?
Pronounce valiant as ˈvæljənt.
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How do you spell valiant? Is it valient ?
A common misspelling of valiant is valient
Example sentences of the word valiant
The dinner show plays out in a 900-seat theater and includes valiant knights, horses and even some pyrotechnics.
Quotes containing the word valiant
1. Cowards die many times before their deaths; The valiant never taste of death but once. Of all the wonders that I yet have heard, It seems to me most strange that men should fear; Seeing that death, a necessary end, Will come when it will come.
- William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar
2. As we live and as we are, Simplicity - with a capital "S"- is difficult to comprehend nowadays. We are no longer truly simple. We no longer live in simple terms or places. Life is a more complex struggle now. It is now valiant to be simple: a courageous thing to even want to be simple. It is a spiritual thing to comprehend what simplicity means.
- Frank Lloyd Wright, The Natural House
3. LEONATOWell, niece, I hope to see you one day fitted with a husband.BEATRICENot till God make men of some other metal than earth. Would it not grieve a woman to be overmastered with a pierce of valiant dust? to make an account of her life to a clod of wayward marl? No, uncle, I'll none: Adam's sons are my brethren; and, truly, I hold it a sin to match in my kindred.
- William Shakespeare, Much Ado About Nothing