The Romance of Sir Guy of Warwick
13th century, Anglo-Norman French, British Museum, Corpus Cristi College Cambridge: 14th and 15th century Middle English translations, National Library of Scotland, Bodleian Library Oxford.
The giant was called Ameraunt.
Brynge forthe,’ he sayed, ‘the gyawnt.
'Bring forth the giant!' cried the Sultan.
The giant was called Ameraunt and he was nobly armed. Everybody marvelled at him. He was immensely tall and seemed outrageously strong. When Sir Guy saw this fit and ungodly figure coming forward: 'By Christ!' he exclaimed to the king. 'That is no man but a devil! Who could survive a blow from him?'