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Comnenus

[kom-nee-nuh s] /kɒmˈni nəs/
noun
1.
a dynasty of Byzantine emperors that ruled at Constantinople, 1057?–1185, and at Trebizond in Asia Minor, 1204–1461?.
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Comnenian
[kom-nee-nee-uh n] /kɒmˈni ni ən/ (Show IPA),
adjective
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Comnenus

/kɒmˈniːnəs/
noun
1.
an important Byzantine family from which the imperial dynasties of Constantinople (1057–59; 1081–1185) and Trebizond (1204–1461) derived
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