Origin of the name PERCYVELLE.
Etymology of the
Meaning of the baby name PERCYVELLE.
A Knight of the Round Table. A Middle
English form of Percival
(q.v.), meaning "companion of the chalice."
... Learning from a messenger
on his way to Arthur that the Lady Lufamour is besieged by a sultan who
seeks her hand and her lands, with three of the sons the hero sets off
to raise the siege. Informed by the messenger of the situation,
Arthur and three knights set off to aid the youth. Percyvelle
fights his way into the city, where he is welcomed by the lady.
The next day he cuts down a host of besiegers, and rides against
Arthur... (A Manual of Writings in Middle English, Wells, v.1, 1917)