"of the palace"

Paladin Origin and Meaning

The name Paladin is a boy's name of French origin meaning "of the palace".

This title of honor given to Charlemagne's twelve best knights would be prized as a name by most sword-loving little boys.

Paladin in Pop Culture

  • Paladin Dansecharacter in video game Fallout 4
  • Paladin Tookfather of Pippin Took in the Lord of the Rings series
  • Paladincharacter class in many RPGs including Dungeons & Dragons
  • Paladincharacter in Marvel comics
  • Paladinmain character on TV's Have Gun , Will Travel
  • Paladinssecret society out to kill jumpers in the 2008 film Jumper
  • Paladinlegendary Knight Errant in Terry Brooks' Magic Kingdom of Landover novels.
  • Imperialdramon Paladin Modeof the anime series Digimon Adventure 02
  • Paladinleader of the people of Amara, in the Dragon Keeper Chronicles by Donita K. Paul
  • The Paladina 1979 novel by Brian Garfield with Christopher Creighton
  • The Paladina 1988 fantasy novel by C. J. Cherryh
  • Les Paladinsan opera by Jean,Philippe Rameau
  • Paladin of Soulsa 2003 fantasy novel by Lois McMaster Bujold