Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997)
Green Knight

Sir Bertilak, who challenges Gawain to the beheading match in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (14th century). [MA]

see also: Green Man.

This entry is taken from the Encyclopedia of Fantasy (1997) edited by John Clute and John Grant. It is provided as a reference and resource for users of the SF Encyclopedia, but apart from possible small corrections has not been updated.