Tudor

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adjective Tu·dor \ˈtü-dər, ˈtyü-\

Definition of Tudor

  1. 1 :  of or relating to the English royal house that ruled from 1485 to 1603

  2. 2 :  of, relating to, or characteristic of the Tudor period

Tudor

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Origin and Etymology of tudor

Henry Tudor (Henry VII of England)


First Known Use: 1779


Tudor

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biographical name Tu·dor \ˈtü-dər, ˈtyü-\

Definition of Tudor

  1. Antony 1908(or 1909)–1987 originally William Cook American (British-born) ballet dancer and choreographer

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