Gingalain (French: Guinglain) is a knight from the Arthurian legend of the Round Table. He is the title character in Le Bel Inconnu, a poem written by Renaut de Beaujeu (1180s–1230). He is also in the (destroyed) 12th-century manuscript, Gliglois. It is uncertain if the Gliglois of the medieval manuscript refers to Gawain's son or some other character in the "Fair Unknown" cycle.
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- Colby, Alice M. The Lips of the Serpent in the "Bel Inconnu". Madrid: Playor. 1977
- Review author: Nitze, W. A. Gliglois. A French Arthurian Romance of the Thirteenth Century. Modern Philology. 1933
- Livingston, Charles H. Gliglois. A French Arthurian Romance of the Thirteenth Century. Cambridge: Harvard University Press. 1932
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