meaning of capetian

capetian meaning in General Dictionary

of or regarding the French dynasty established by Hugh Capet

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  • a member for the Capetian dynasty

Sentence Examples with the word capetian

Thus the triple alliance of Adalberos bold and adroit imperialism with the cautious and vacillating ambition of the duke of the Franks, and the impolitic hostility towards Germany of the ruined Carolingians, resulted in the unhooked-for advent of the new Capetian dynasty.

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