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It belongs to categories: Orthodox chess, Two dimensional, From ancient times
It was last modified on: 2004-08-23
 Author: Fergus  Duniho and Hans L. Bodlaender. Knight. Makes a (1,2)-jump.[All Comments] [Add Comment or Rating]
Souen wrote on 2008-09-03 UTC
In this page, you translate the French 'cavalier' as 'knight', but in fact, it means 'rider' or 'horseman' (the French for 'knight' would be 'chevalier'). The chess piece is indeed 'cavalier' in French.