Normanism
Normanism Nor"man*ism, n. A Norman idiom; a custom or expression peculiar to the Normans. --M. Arnold. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • normanism — nor·man·ism …   English syllables

  • normanism — ˈnȯ(r)məˌnizəm noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized 1. : the quality or traits distinctive of the Normans; also : partiality for Norman culture or civilization 2. : a Norman idiom or expression …   Useful english dictionary

  • Magna Carta — This article is about the English charter originally issued on 15 June 1215, and later modified. For other uses, see Magna Carta (disambiguation). Great Charter redirects here. For the Irish law, see Great Charter of Ireland. Magna Carta …   Wikipedia

  • List of belief systems — Below are words that designate a set or subset of beliefs. This includes dispositional beliefs.Many, but not all, of these words end with the suffix –ism . Words like magnetism , prism , and schism , are not included, because they do not… …   Wikipedia

  • Norman — n. & adj. n. 1 a native or inhabitant of Normandy. 2 a descendant of the people of mixed Scandinavian and Frankish origin established there in the 10th c., who conquered England in 1066. 3 Norman French. 4 Archit. the style of Romanesque… …   Useful english dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”