1 a member of a military religious order (Knights of the Temple of Solomon) founded by Crusaders in Jerusalem around 1118 to defend the Holy Sepulchre and Christian pilgrims; suppressed in 1312
2 sometimes not cap (Brit) a lawyer, esp. a barrister, who lives or has chambers in the Inner or Middle Temple in London (C13: from Medieval Latin templarius of the temple, from Latin templum temple1; first applied to the knightly order because their house was near the site of the Temple of Solomon)
n pl , Knights Templars, Knights Templar another term for →
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