Neustrian
adjective or noun see Neustria

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  • Neustrian — See Neustria. * * * …   Universalium

  • neustrian — neus·tri·an …   English syllables

  • neustrian — I. ˈn(y)üstrēən adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Medieval Latin Neustria, northwestern portion of the Frankish empire + English an 1. : of, relating to, or characteristic of Neustria, the northwestern portion of the Frankish …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • Ebroïn — ▪ Neustrian official French  Evrouin  died AD 680/683       mayor of the palace in the Frankish kingdom of Neustria for some 20 odd years, from 656.       After his Merovingian puppet king, Chlotar III, died in 673, Ebroïn took it upon himself to …   Universalium

  • Neustria — Neustrian, adj. /nooh stree euh, nyooh /, n. the W part of the Frankish kingdom, corresponding roughly to N and NW France …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Pippin II —    , Called Pippin of Herstal (d. 714)    Frankish mayor of the palace and virtual leader of the Merovingian kingdom in the late seventh and early eighth century. His reign as mayor witnessed the further growth in power of the Carolingian family …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • Ebroin — (d. 680)    Frankish mayor of the palace of the Neustrian kingdom of the Merovingians. Ebroin was a powerful figure who dominated politics in the Merovingian kingdom for much of the third quarter of the seventh century. Although deposed for a… …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • 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

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