What does BKN mean in Chess?

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Black Knight

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Black knight
The black knight is a literary stock character, often contrasted with the white knight. The character famously appeared in Arthurian literature and has been adapted and adopted by various authors, in cinema and popular culture. The character is sometimes associated with death. In postmodern literary criticism, it has also been discussed in relation to race issues in fiction.

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