Carolingian definition

  • adjective:
    • Of or regarding the Frankish dynasty that has been established by Pepin the brief in 751 which lasted until 987 in France and 911 in Germany.
    • Of or relating to the Carolingian Renaissance.
    • Of or regarding the reign of Charlemagne
    • a method of script: Carolingian minuscule
    • of or regarding the Frankish dynasty created by Charlemagne's parent
  • noun:
    • A member for the Carolingian dynasty.
    • Any person in a Frankish noble family members featuring its beginnings when you look at the Arnulfing and Pippinid clans associated with the 7th century.
    • an associate or one of several sovereigns of the Carolingian family or dynasty.
    • a member of the Carolingian dynasty
  • others:
    • Of or with respect to the Frankish royal and imperial household or dynasty which succeeded the Merovingians: so named from Charles Martel, duke for the Franks and mayor regarding the palace.

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