What does Carolingian mean?

Carolingian meaning in Etymology Dictionary

1881, "belonging on dynasty established by Carl the Great" (French Charlemagne), from Latin Carolus "Charles;" in addition compare Carlovingian.

Carolingian meaning in General Dictionary

of or regarding the Frankish dynasty created by Charlemagne's daddy

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  • a part for the Carolingian dynasty

Sentence Examples with the word Carolingian

The Chanson de Roland relates the historic defeat of Roncesvalles on the 15th of August 778, and forms the very crown of the whole Carolingian legend.

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