Black Plague


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Noun1.Black Plague - the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western EuropeBlack Plague - the epidemic form of bubonic plague experienced during the Middle Ages when it killed nearly half the people of western Europe
bubonic plague, glandular plague, pestis bubonica - the most common form of the plague in humans; characterized by chills, prostration, delirium and the formation of buboes in the armpits and groin; does not spread from person to person
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I carry good luck with me, vicomte," said he to Raoul; "wish for something while drinking out of my glass, and may the black plague grab me if what you wish does not come to pass
The Catholic Church listed him as one of the 14 Holy Helpers, the saints who were invoked together during the Black Plague which ravaged Europe from 1346 to 1349.
The monastery's numbers had been depleted by the black plague, and the final straw came when the remaining few brothers were evicted from their abbey during King Henry VIII's dissolution of the monasteries.
They find a stagnant Humanity decimated by the black plague.
This exciting second book in A Blackthorn Key Adventure series begins as the black plague returns to London.
Jews were accused throughout the Middle Ages of poisoning Europe's wells, most notoriously during the Black Plague.
Because, really, it could be MERS (although I don't know what the symptoms are), or the swine flu or maybe the black plague.
In the meantime, the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is now the Black Plague of the Muslim world.
However, when the Witch Queen's modern-day worshippers decide to unleash another deadly Black Plague on humanity, Kaulder is forced to team up with a 'good witch' named Chloe (Leslie) in order to stop them.
Diesel plays Kaulder, a warrior who is grieving the death of his wife and daughter during the Black Plague, which was unleashed by the Witch Queen (Julie Engelbrecht) in the Middle Age.
Also in the 14th century Jews were blamed forpoisoning wells across Europe causing the Black Plague.
It's a wild ride through the gay London theatre world as the city fights the black plague, the hunt for Catholics, and the questions about Marlowe's murder.