Neustria
geographical name 1. the western part of the dominions of the Franks after the conquest by Clovis in 6th century, comprising the NW part of modern France between the Meuse, the Loire, & the Atlantic 2. Normandy — so called about 11th century • Neustrian adjective or noun

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  • NEUSTRIA — quae et Normannia regio Galliae Celticae inter Sequanam ad Ortum, et Argenem ad Occidentem. Quamvis Neustria magis patet, qum Normannia, ad Ligerim usque pertingens. Baudrando fuit pars Galliae ubi nunc Normannia maior, ex parte et Belsia. Hoto… …   Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • Neustria — fue un reino de la época merovingia. A la muerte de Clodoveo I el Grande, rey de los francos (561), este dividió el Regnum Francorum entre sus hijos. A Clotario I el Viejo le dio Neustria, a Teodorico I le dio Austrasia, a Segismundo le dio… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Neustria — [no͞os′trē ə, nyo͞os′trē ə] W part of the kingdom of the Merovingian Franks in what is now N & NW France Neustrian adj., n …   English World dictionary

  • Neustria — For northwestern Italy in the Early Middle Ages, see Neustria (Lombard). Neustria (within the Kingdom of Siagrius, outlined in orange), in the context of the Franks The territory of Neustria or Neustrasia, meaning new [western] land , originated… …   Wikipedia

  • Neustria — Este artículo o sección necesita referencias que aparezcan en una publicación acreditada, como revistas especializadas, monografías, prensa diaria o páginas de Internet fidedignas. Puedes añadirlas así o avisar …   Wikipedia Español

  • Neustria — Neustrian, adj. /nooh stree euh, nyooh /, n. the W part of the Frankish kingdom, corresponding roughly to N and NW France. * * * During the Merovingian period, the western part of the kingdom of the Franks after the 6th century conquest by Clovis …   Universalium

  • neustria — nèu·stria s.f. TS entom.com. farfalla (Malacosoma neustria), di colore giallo dorato, il cui bruco è nocivo agli alberi da frutta {{line}} {{/line}} DATA: 1925. ETIMO: dal lat. scient. (Malacosoma) neustrĭa, da Neustria, nome di una regione… …   Dizionario italiano

  • Neustria — Neustrien …   Universal-Lexikon

  • NEUSTRIA —    western portion of the kingdom of the Franks in the time of the Merovingian and Carlovingian dynasties, and in constant rivalry with AUSTRASIA (q.v.), the kingdom of the East; it extended from the Scheldt to the Loire and Soissons; Paris,… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • neustria — {{hw}}{{neustria}}{{/hw}}s. f. Farfalla giallo ocra, con due strisce trasversali bruno rossicce sulle ali anteriori, il cui bruco è nocivo agli alberi da frutta …   Enciclopedia di italiano

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