Blend of Klan + cavalier
klavalier (plural klavaliers)
- A member of the Ku Klux Klan's "secret police" or flogging squads.
- 1997, Philip Jenkins, Hoods and shirts: the extreme right in Pennsylvania, 1925-1950 (page 73)
- In Indiana County, seventeen of twenty-four klavalier applicants were from the mining industry […]