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Definition of Merovingian

Merovingian
Merovingian Mer`o*vin"gi*an, a. [From Merovaeus, the Latin name of a king of the Franks.] Of or pertaining to the first Frankish dynasty in Gaul or France. -- n. One of the kings of this dynasty.

Meaning of Merovingian from wikipedia

- The Merovingian dynasty (/ˌmɛrəˈvɪndʒiən/) was the ruling family of the Franks from the middle of the 5th century until 751. They first appear as "Kings...
- led by dukes (military leaders) and reguli (petty kings). The Salian Merovingians rose to dominance among the Franks and conquered most of Roman Gaul....
- Clovis I who was crowned King of the Franks in 496. His dynasty, the Merovingian dynasty, was eventually replaced by the Carolingian dynasty. Under the...
- kingship, perhaps inspired by Alaric I, represents the start of the Merovingian dynasty which succeeded in conquering most of Gaul in the 6th century...
- Merovingian may refer to: Merovingian dynasty, family of Frankish kings who ruled an area of modern France and Germany from the 5th to 8th century AD...
- Merovingian script or Gallo-Roman script was a medieval variant of the Latin script so called because it was developed in Gaul during the Merovingian...
- facto rulers of the Franks as the real powers behind the Merovingian throne. In 751 the Merovingian dynasty which had ruled the Germanic Franks was overthrown...
- Essie Davis) is a crew member on the Mjolnir (nicknamed Hammer). The Merovingian (also known as the Frenchman) is a character in The Matrix Reloaded and...
- Merovingian illumination is the term for the continental Frankish style of illumination in the late seventh and eight centuries, named for the Merovingian...
- activist. He is best known internationally for his portrayal of The Merovingian in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions. Wilson is the son...
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