Carlovingian

adjective
Car·​lo·​vin·​gian | \ ˌkär-lə-ˈvin-j(ē-)ən How to pronounce Carlovingian (audio) \

Definition of Carlovingian

First Known Use of Carlovingian

1781, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Carlovingian

French carlovingien, from Medieval Latin Carlus Charles + French -ovingien (as in mérovingien Merovingian)

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The first known use of Carlovingian was in 1781

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