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Definition of Byzantines
ByzantineByzant Byz"ant, Byzantine Byz"an*tine (-[a^]n"t[imac]n)
n.[OE. besant, besaunt, F. besant, fr. LL. Byzantius,
Byzantinus, fr. Byzantium.] (Numis.)
A gold coin, so called from being coined at Byzantium. See
Bezant. ByzantineByzantine By*zan"tine (b[i^]*z[a^]n"t[i^]n), a.
Of or pertaining to Byzantium. -- n. A native or inhabitant
of Byzantium, now Constantinople; sometimes, applied to an
inhabitant of the modern city of Constantinople. [ Written
Byzantine church, the Eastern or Greek church, as
distinguished from the Western or Roman or Latin church.
See under Greek.
Byzantine empire, the Eastern Roman or Greek empire from a.
d. 364 or a. d. 395 to the capture of Constantinople by
the Turks, a. d. 1453.
Byzantine historians, historians and writers (Zonaras,
Procopius, etc.) who lived in the Byzantine empire. --P.
Byzantine style (Arch.), a style of architecture developed
in the Byzantine empire.
Note: Its leading forms are the round arch, the dome, the
pillar, the circle, and the cross. The capitals of the
pillars are of endless variety, and full of invention.
The mosque of St. Sophia, Constantinople, and the
church of St. Mark, Venice, are prominent examples of
Meaning of Byzantines from wikipedia
to: The Byzantine
Gr****s, a distinct ethnic group living
in the Byzantine
Empire. The po****tion of the Byzantine
- the Byzantines
and S****anids, however, and left them extremely vulnerable
to the Muslim forces
in the following
years. The Byzantines
- The term Byzantine Church
or Byzantine church
to: Historically, the State church
of the Roman Empire
particularly, Eastern Orthodox Church
- Venetians towards
to the Chronicle
Doge Enrico Dandolo
had been blinded
by the Byzantines during
the 1171 expedition...
- the Lombards, the Byzantines maintained control
of the seas around
the peninsula. As the Lombards rarely ventured
to sea, the Byzantines
were able to retain...
- a list of the Byzantine emperors
from the foundation
in 330 AD, which marks
the conventional start
of the Byzantine Empire
- Greco-Bactrian Kingdom, the S****anids, the Romans, the Goths
and the Byzantines
and the Mongols, Chinese, and Koreans
in East Asia. In Europe...
- A Byzantine fault
avalanche, Byzantine agreement
problem, Byzantine generals
problem, and Byzantine...
once more at Versinikia
in 813 before proposing
a generous peace
settlement. However, during
- m****cripts Neo-Byzantine architecture, an historicist
or revival style Byzantine
(video game) Byzantium
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