Capetian

adjective
Ca·​pe·​tian | \ kə-ˈpē-shən How to pronounce Capetian (audio) \

Definition of Capetian

: of or relating to the French royal house that ruled from 987 to 1328

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Capetian noun

First Known Use of Capetian

1836, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Capetian

Hugh Capet

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“Capetian.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Capetian. Accessed 19 January 2020.

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