norman-french

Best matches, sorted by the Matches.

1-6 of 6 possibilities

Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
native or inhabitant of England prior to the Norman conquest Anglo-Saxon
decisive battle in which William the Conqueror (duke of Normandy) defeated the Saxons under Harold II (1066) and thus left England open for the Norman Conquest battle of Hastings , Hastings
Romanesque style first appearing in Normandy around 950 AD and used in Britain from the Norman Conquest until the 12th century Norman architecture
member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons; dominant in England until the Norman conquest Saxon
Norman leader in the First Crusade who played an important role in the capture of Jerusalem (1078-1112) Tancred
duke of Normandy who led the Norman invasion of England and became the first Norman to be King of England; he defeated Harold II at the battle of Hastings in 1066 and introduced many Norman customs into England (1027-1087) William I , William the Conqueror
Search another word or see norman-french on Thesaurus | Reference
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature

;