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CCMS Middle Ages

Chapter 19 Middle Ages Content Vocabulary

Fjord a narrow body of water between steep cliffs where the sea cuts into the land
Missionary a person who is sent by a religious organization to teach the religion
Concordat an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country
Feudalism a political order where nobles governed and protected people in return for services
Vassal a low
Fief the land granted to a vassal by a noble
Knight a warrior on horseback who fought for a superior
Chivalry the system of rules and customs of being a knight
Serf a peasant who was tied to the land and its owner
Guild a group of merchants or craftspeople
Grand jury a group of citizens that decides if a person should be accused of a crime
Trial jury a group of citizens that decides whether an accused person is innocent or guilty
Theology the study of religious faith, practice, experience
Scholasticism a way of thinking that combined faith and reasoning
Vernacular the everyday spoken language of a region
Mass Catholic religious worship service
Heresy ideas that go against Church teachings
AntiSemitism hatred and mistreatment of Jews
Plague a disease that spreads quickly and kills many people
Reconquista the Christian “reconquest” of the Iberian peninsula from the Muslims



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