Golden Horde

Golden Horde
I. noun Date: 1863 a body of Mongols that overran eastern Europe in the 13th century and dominated Russia until 1486 II. geographical name region comprising most of what is now Russia in Europe; formed W part of Mongol Empire from mid 13th to end of 14th century

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  • Golden Horde — Golden Gold en (g[=o]ld n), a. [OE. golden; cf. OE. gulden, AS. gylden, from gold. See {Gold}, and cf. {Guilder}.] [1913 Webster] 1. Made of gold; consisting of gold. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of gold; as, the golden grain. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Golden Horde — n. [from the splendors of their leader s camp] the Mongol armies that invaded Europe in 1237 and, under the Khans, ruled Russia for two centuries …   English World dictionary

  • Golden Horde — This article refers to the medieval Turkic state. For the Irish rock band, see The Golden Horde (band). Infobox Former Country native name = Алтан Орд Altın Ordu conventional long name = Golden Horde common name = Golden Horde continent = Eurasia …   Wikipedia

  • Golden Horde — the army of Mongol Tartars that overran eastern Europe in the 13th century, established a khanate in Russia, and maintained suzerainty there until the 15th century. * * * Russian designation for the western part of the Mongol empire. The Golden… …   Universalium

  • Golden Horde — Gold′en Horde′ n. why the army of Mongols that overran E Europe in the 13th century and maintained suzerainty in Russia until the 15th century …   From formal English to slang

  • Golden Horde — noun a Mongolian army that swept over eastern Europe in the 13th century • Hypernyms: ↑horde …   Useful english dictionary

  • Golden Horde — noun The Mongol invaders who invaded Europe in the 13th Century (1237) and were eventually stopped by Tamerlane in 1395 …   Wiktionary

  • Golden Horde —    See Mongols …   Historical dictionary of Byzantium

  • Golden Horde — /goʊldən ˈhɔd/ (say gohlduhn hawd) noun the army of Mongol Tartars that overran Eastern Europe in the 13th century …   Australian English dictionary

  • The Golden Horde (band) — The Golden Horde (1982 1994) were a psychedelic pop, rock, punk band based in Dublin, Ireland.Their first recording, Dig That Crazy Grave , was released in 1983 on the Hotwire record label. Their next album, The Chocolate Biscuit Conspiracy! ,… …   Wikipedia

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