a region and former province in W France, in the Loire Valley.
a firm-fleshed green-skinned variety of pear.
a town in S Quebec, in E Canada.
Bruno Lemesle found only one case out of all his documents in Anjou where the defendant paid a champion for his efforts.
The ‘GOT’ Red Viper and Mountain Duel, and a History of Medieval Trial by Combat Steven Isaac June 2, 2014
In 1380 he was sent into Languedoc to suppress disturbances and brigandage, provoked by the harsh government of the duke of Anjou.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8 Various
The youngest, the Duke of Anjou, had just attained his second year.
Louis XIV., Makers of History Series John S. C. Abbott
As for the religious objection to Anjou, on which more stress was laid than upon any other, the answer was equally ready.
The Rise of the Dutch Republic, Volume III.(of III) 1574-84 John Lothrop Motley
Behind the Templars rode the mailed knights of Brittany and Anjou.
…After a Few Words… Gordon Randall Garrett
Berry and Anjou were great provinces in France yielding a large revenue to their two Dukes.
The Book of Art for Young People Agnes Conway
At Pontivy, Brittany enters into federal relations with Anjou.
The Origins of Contemporary France, Volume 2 (of 6) Hippolyte A. Taine
It was a contingent of Charles of Anjou, which had been on the march since dawn.
The Hill of Venus Nathan Gallizier
Here Margaret of Anjou and her son were reconciled to Warwick.
Shawl-Straps Louisa M. Alcott
Assuming that he was overlord of Hungary, he declared that its crown should fall to the house of Anjou.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 4, Slice 2 Various
a former province of W France, in the Loire valley: a medieval countship from the 10th century, belonging to the English crown from 1154 until 1204; annexed by France in 1480 related adjective Angevin
- Ankaratra mountains
a mountain range in central Madagascar: highest peak, 8675 feet (2644 meters).
a town in central Iowa.
a carbonate mineral related to dolomite but with iron replacing part of the magnesium. noun a greyish to brown mineral that resembles dolomite and consists of a carbonate of calcium, magnesium, and iron. Formula: (Ca,Mg,Fe)CO3
a tau cross with a loop at the top, used as a symbol of generation or enduring life. Historical Examples “With the ankh—just lay your hand on him like Mbopo did,” explained Critch, laughing. The Blind Lion of the Congo Elliott Whitney Its hieroglyphic name is ankh, and its signification is “to live.” The Swastika […]