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Gregory the great

the pope that filled the power vacuum in Europe

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prontifex Maximus

a title of high priest

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franks

a German tribe, means free, first large empire since Rome.

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clovis

first great Frankish political leader and untied the franks

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Charles martel

mayor of the palace, mantel means hammer.

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Pepin the short

mayor of the palace, bishop Boniface crowns Pepin king, Pepin gives the pope land.

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Papal states

the donation of land to the pope

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Charlemagne

means Charles the great, ruled the largest area since Rome, becomes the Charles augustes empire

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pope Leo the 3

he crowned Charlemagne empire

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Louis the Pious

Charlemagne weak son he divided his kingdom

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Treaty of Verdum

divided Charlemagne's kingdom

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Magyars

from the east side of scourge of Europe

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Moore's

Muslims from north Africa

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Norsemen

Vikings from Scandinavia

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Feudalism

the way of life based on ownership of land

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fief

a piece of land owned by one man

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lord

the man who owns the land

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vassal

the man who uses the land

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homage

a ceremony in which establishes a relationships between land and vassal

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oath of fealty

a vowel that swares to be loyalty to the lord

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act of investiture

the lord gives an vassal an object

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knights

masters of medieval warfare (warriors)

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chivalry

a code of conduct a knight and noble must follow

  • strength
  • courage
  • loyalty
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page

a boy 7 years old begins training to be a knight

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squire

a boy 15-16 years old personal servant to the lord's house

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coat of arms

a symbol display for identification purposes

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castle

heavy fortified dwelling

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moat

protective trench of water surrounding the castle

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drawbridge

a bridge that can be lowered and raised

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turrets

tower in a castle

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joust

one knight tries to unhorse the other knight

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tournaments

two teams fighting a mock battle

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manors

an estate belonging to a noble

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serfs

a farmer on the manner