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Frankish

the ancient West Germanic language of the Franks, esp the dialect that contributed to the vocabulary of modern French
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Jorg Drauschke offers a very careful and trustworthy summary in "The Development of Diplomatic Contacts and Exchange between the Byzantine Empire and the Frankish kingdoms until the Early Eighth Century.
The general secretary of Eka, Panikos Champas, said he sent the president a letter asking him to set May 12 as the day of the struggles of the island's farmers, who had the status of serfs during the Frankish rule (1191 -- 1489), and for the rebellion against serfdom to be taught in schools and universities.
England international Louisa Brunt will be playing for the third year in a row, Frankish, Olivia Hamilton, Harry Goddard and Barclay Brown will all be making their second appearances, while Roehampton's Alfie Fox qualified for the event after winning the McGinley Junior Cup at Quinta do Lago this summer.
This coincided with and in some ways was the cause of rethinking of the role of early medieval Frankish kingdom for the history of Europe in general, and of its claim to be an heir of the Roman Empire.
Footage of Andrew Frankish repeatedly picking up the bulldog named Baby and throwing her down the stairs, as well as stamping on her, was released after the case.
These have been selected to demonstrate that internalization of the Carolingian approach to sacramentum "had been absorbed by ecclesiastical and political leaders and by elite laity across the Frankish world" (207).
This long sight made Offa acutely aware of the importance of trade between Mercia and the Frankish lands, where the coinage had been reformed recently under Pepin the Short and his more famous son, Charlemagne.
Bouchard considers noble, monastic, and religious contexts for the creation and--sometimes--failure of Frankish memory.
Which Frankish abbot gave his name to a type of nut?
Some of these monster trucks--those of Frankish Enterprises--are garishly adorned with paint to resemble (you guessed it
Contract notice: Services of the health and safety coordinator (sigeko) to baustellv for construction of spartenfreimachung the n-ergy in the course of crossing-free expansion of the frankish expressway.
No less important are the Frankish settlements, where the Crusaders coming from Western Europe settled, together or apart from the native local population, comprised of Eastern Christians, Samaritans, and Sunni and Shi'ite Muslims.