Anglo-Norman French

noun the variety of Norman French used in England after the Norman Conquest.

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  • Anglo-Norman French — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Anglo-Norman literature — is literature composed in the Anglo Norman language developed during the period 1066–1204 when the Duchy of Normandy and England were united in the Anglo Norman realm. IntroductionThe Norman language came over to England with William the… …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Norman horse — An Anglo Norman horse; illustration from the Brockhaus and Efron Encyclopedic Dictionary (1890 1906) Country of origin France Status extinct …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Norman — Anglo Norman, n. 1. One of the English Normans, or the Normans who conquered England. [1913 Webster] 2. the French (Norman) language used in medieval England. Syn: Anglo French [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Anglo-Norman — [aŋ′glōnôr′mən] adj. 1. English and Norman 2. of the Anglo Normans or their language or culture n. 1. a Norman settler in England after the Norman Conquest 2. the Anglo French dialect spoken by such settlers …   English World dictionary

  • Norman French — n. 1. the French of the Normans or Normandy, as spoken in England by the Norman conquerors; Anglo French: it was not imposed on the English as an official language at the Conquest, but gained legal and administrative currency after the accession… …   English World dictionary

  • Anglo-Norman language — infobox Language name=Anglo Norman familycolor=Indo European region=England/Britain extinct=contributed to Middle English fam1=Indo European fam2=Italic fam3=Romance fam4=Italo Western fam5=Western fam6=Gallo Iberian fam7=Gallo Romance fam8=Gallo …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Norman literature — Introduction also called  Norman french Literature, or Anglo french Literature,         body of writings in the Old French language as used in medieval England. Though this dialect had been introduced to English court circles in Edward the… …   Universalium

  • Anglo-Norman — The Anglo Normans were mainly the descendants of the Normans who ruled England following the conquest by William of Normandy in 1066, although a few Normans were already in England before the conquest. Following the Battle of Hastings, the… …   Wikipedia

  • Anglo-Norman — noun Date: 1735 1. any of the Normans living in England after the Norman conquest of 1066 2. the form of Anglo French used by Anglo Normans • Anglo Norman adjective …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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