In the medieval times of mountainous castles, trebuchets and mighty crusades, you'd find this young male servant delivering letters in secret, tending to the needs of a nobleman or learning a trade as an apprentice. He will do this until he is ripe to become a possible squire or knight. 2.) A newbie knight. 3.) African Page refers to young Black boys decorated in fancy costumes to serve the elite. They were also referred to as "decorative pages".