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Norman

Nor·man

Norman

 
pronunciation:
nor mn
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a member of the Scandinavian people who conquered Normandy in the tenth century.
definition 2: a member of the people of Scandinavian-French descent who conquered England in 1066, or a descendant thereof; Norman French.
definition 3: a native of Normandy, or a descendant thereof.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or pertaining to the Normans or their culture, language, or the like.
definition 2: of or pertaining to the Romanesque architectural style of the Normans who conquered England, which featured round arches, recessed doors and windows, and carved ornamentation.
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derivation: Normanesque (adj.)