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Definition of Norman

Norman
Norman Nor"man, n. A native or inhabitant of Normandy; originally, one of the Northmen or Scandinavians who conquered Normandy in the 10th century; afterwards, one of the mixed (Norman-French) race which conquered England, under William the Conqueror.
Norman
Norman Nor"man, n. [F. normand.] (Naut.) A wooden bar, or iron pin. --W. C. Russell.
Norman
Norman Nor"man, a. [F. normand, of Scand. origin. See Northman, and cf. Norse.] Of or pertaining to Normandy or to the Normans; as, the Norman language; the Norman conquest. Norman style (Arch.), a style of architecture which arose in the tenth century, characterized by great massiveness, simplicity, and strength, with the use of the semicircular arch, heavy round columns, and a great variety of ornaments, among which the zigzag and spiral or cable-formed ornaments were prominent.

Meaning of Norman from wikipedia

- Norman or Normans may refer to: The Normans, a people partly descended from Norse Vikings who settled in the territory of Normandy in France in the 10th...
- The Normans (Norman: Normaunds; French: Normands; Latin: Nortmanni/Normanni) were a po****tion arising in the medieval Duchy of Normandy from the intermingling...
- The Norman Conquest (or the Conquest) was the 11th-century invasion and occupation of England by an army made up of thousands of Normans, Bretons, Flemish...
- Norman (/ˈnɔːrmən/) is the third-largest city in the U.S. state of Oklahoma, 20 miles (32 km) south of downtown Oklahoma City. The county seat of Cleveland...
- Old Norman, also called Old Northern French or Old Norman French (Old French: Ancien Normant,[dubious – discuss] Norman: Ancien Normaund), was one of...
- Gregory John Norman AO (born 10 February 1955) is an Australian entrepreneur and retired professional golfer who spent 331 w****s as the world's Number...
- Norman or Norman French (Normaund, French: Normand, Guernésiais: Normand, Jèrriais: Nouormand) is, depending on classification, either a French dialect...
- Stormin' Norman is a rhyming nickname frequently used for anyone named Norman who is also seen as a dynamic or forceful personality. The name is usually...
- Norman Kingsley Mailer (January 31, 1923 – November 10, 2007) was an American novelist, journalist, essayist, playwright, activist, filmmaker and actor...
- The term Norman architecture is used to categorise styles of Romanesque architecture developed by the Normans in the various lands under their dominion...