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Related to Carlovingian: Carolingian dynasty
adj. & n.
Variant of Carolingian.
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Car•o•lin•gi•an(ˌkær əˈlɪn dʒi ən)
1. of or pertaining to the Frankish dynasty that ruled, first under Pepin the Short, in France a.d. 751–987 and in Germany until a.d. 911.
2. of or pertaining to the arts, script, or culture of the Carolingian period.n.
3. a member of the Carolingian dynasty.
[1880–85; < French]
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|Noun||1.||Carlovingian - a member of the Carolingian dynasty|
Carlovingian dynasty, Carolingian dynasty - a Frankish dynasty founded by Charlemagne's father that ruled from 751 to 987
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