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Medieval Words

Tradition Belief, custom, or old way of doing something
Issue To put something forth officially
Transform To change something completely
Document Piece of paper that has officially information on it
Establish To set up or start something
Expel To force someone to leave a place
Impose To introduce something and force people to accept it
Economy System by which a country's money and goods are produced and used
Clergy Is the group of people who give their lives to server the church as priests, monks, and higher church officials
Pope Leo 111 Leo had left Rome after rivals there had planned to blind him and remove him from office
Coronation Or crowning ceremony
Pope Gregory V11 Gregory had strong ideas about powers of the pope
Secular Or nonchurch, leaders
Henry 1V The holy roman emperor at the time, reacted to Gregorys new rules
Excommunicate Means to exclude a person from a church or a religious community
William the conqueror invaded southern England
King John claimed to rule Normandy in France
Common Law is a body of law that has developed from custom and judges' decisions rather than laws passed by a law-making assembly
Habeas corpus refers to a court order to bring an arrested person before a judge or court
parliant is an assembly of representatives who makes laws
pilgram is a religious person who travels to a holy place or shrine
crusade or Christians religious war
heresy is a belief that is rejected by official church doctrine
Inquisition was a church court designed to investigate and judge heretics
Reconquista the movement to drive the Muslims from Spain was called the Reconquista,or "Reconquest."
Isabella Ferdinand of Aragon married Isabella of Castile-Leon.
Ferdinand Ferdinand of Aragon married Isabella of Castile-Leon.
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