Burgundian
adjective or noun see Burgundy

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  • Burgundian — can refer to any of the following:*Burgundians, an East Germanic tribe, who first appear in history in South East Europe. Later Burgundians colonised the area of Gaul that is now know as Burgundy (French Bourgogne). *The Old Burgundian language,… …   Wikipedia

  • Burgundian — /beuhr gun dee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Burgundy or its people. n. 2. a native or inhabitant of Burgundy. [1570 80; BURGUNDY + AN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Burgundian — 1. noun a) An inhabitant of Burgundy or a person of Burgundy descent. b) A member of the Burgundians, an East Germanic tribe. 2. adjective Pertaining to Burgundy, its people or its language …   Wiktionary

  • Burgundian — n. native or resident of Burgundy (France) adj. of or pertaining to Burgundy (France) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Burgundian — [bə: gʌndɪən] noun 1》 a native or inhabitant of Burgundy, a region of east central France. 2》 a member of a Germanic people that invaded Gaul and established the kingdom of Burgundy in the 5th century AD. adjective relating to Burgundy or the… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Burgundian — gown popular late 14th to 15th century style of gown with a high waist, full skirt, fitted sleeves and deep V neckline, usually fur trimmed …   Medieval glossary

  • burgundian — bur·gun·di·an …   English syllables

  • Burgundian — Bur•gun•di•an [[t]bərˈgʌn di ən[/t]] adj. 1) peo of Burgundy or the Burgundians 2) peo a native or inhabitant of Burgundy 3) peo a member of a Germanic people who settled in what is now Burgundy in the 5th century a.d. • Etymology: 1570–80 …   From formal English to slang

  • burgundian — I. bə(r)ˈgəndēən, ˌbərˈ , bə̄ˈ , bəiˈ noun ( s) Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Burgundy + English an, n. suffix 1. : a member of a Germanic people that entered Gaul early in the 5th century A.D. and established the kindom of Burgundy 2 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Burgundian School — The Burgundian School is a term used to denote a group of composers active in the 15th century in what is now northern and eastern France, Belgium, and the Netherlands, centered on the court of the Dukes of Burgundy. The main names associated… …   Wikipedia

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