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Dominant Social System Feudalism
Female Ruler of the Land Queen
Male Ruler of the Land Knight
Distinctive Shield of a person Coat of Arms
Martial Game between two horsemen Joust
Long Bladed Weapon Sword
To Protect a knight or soldier from direct blows from enemies Shield
Animal Knights Rode Horse
Noble Female of the Land Lady
Owner of the Land Lord
Terrible Disease Black Death

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Middle Ages Crossword

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covering of iron worn by knights armor
chuirch official who oversaw the work of priest bishop
a high official of the catholic church appointed by pope cardinal
where the lord and his knights lived castle
people of the middle ages believed it represented god's rules and teachings Catholic Church
qualities of a good knight, bravery,respect for women chivalry
an official of the church such as priest, bishop clergyman
expeditions sent by the pope to capture the holy land crusades
a period of several hundred years during the dark middle ages dark ages
large piece of land owned by a lord estate
the act of removing a persons membership from church excommunication
arrangement between lord, vassal,, and serf for ownership of land feudalism
land given for military service fief
holding beliefs that the church felt were wrong heresy
court to punish heretics inquisition
clowns before a lord to make them laugh jesters
contest between knights on horseback joust
person who rules a country during middle ages king
man of honor in the military knight
well to noble who owns an estate lord
large piece of land owned by a lord manor
fall of the roman empire in 476 and ended with modern period 1400 medieval period
same as medieval period middle ages
singers and musicians who entertained the lords minstrels
deep, wide, water-filled ditch surrounding a castle moat
building where monks lived monastery
man who gives up property to serve god monk
class of rich people, nobles or lords nobility
poor people who worked on manors peasants
head of the roman catholic church pope
clergyman of the christian church priest
very poor people who worked for lords serfs
contest or joust beetween two knights or two groups of knights tournament
wandering minstrels who wrote poems about the love of a beautiful lady of noble birth troubadours
noble who was given land by the lord in return for military service vassal

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Medieval Europe Crossword

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A narrow inlet of the sea between cliffs or steep slopes fjords
People who are sent by a religious leader to spread the faith Missionaires
Agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
Political Order, Under feudalism, nobles governed and protected people in return for services Feudalism
A low-ranking noble under the protection of a feudal lord Vassal
A feudal estate belonging to a vassal Fief
A mounted man-at-arms serving a lord Knight
The system, spirit, or customs of medieval knighthood Chivalry
A member of the peasant class tied to the land and subject to the will of a landowner Serf
A group of merchants or craftspeople Guild
A group of citizens that meets to decide whether people should be accused of a crime GrandJury
A group of citizens that decides whether an accused person is guilty Trial-Jury
The study of religious faith, practice, and experience Theology
A way of thinking that combined faith and reason Scholasticsism
The everyday spoken language of a region Vernacular
Religious worship service for Christians Mass
Ideas that go against the church teachings Hersey
Hostility toward or discrimination against Jews AntiSemitism
A disease that spreads quickly and kills many people plague
The christian reconquest of the Iberian Peninsula Reconquista

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Medieval crossword

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a member of a rich and powerful family Aristocrat
engine resembling a crossbow, used in hurling missiles or large arrows Ballista
a ram used to break down doors of fortified buildings/castles Battering Ram
a shield marked with designs of a particular family or group Coat of Arms
a medieval weapon made up of a bow that was fixed across a wooden stock Crossbow
A series of military expeditions launched by Christian Europeans to win the Holy land back from Muslim control. Crusades
a glove of armored leather that a knight would use in battle Gauntlet
a style of architecture developed in northern France that spread throughout Europe between the 12th and 16th centuries; today we say that anyone that dresses in really dark colors is this Gothic
a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the middle ages Jester
Fighting on horseback with lances, with the goal of knocking the opponent from his horse; one point for hitting your opponent in the midsection; two points for hitting opponent in the head; Jousting
originally a person of noble birth trained at warfare and chivalry; the medievall policeman or soldier Knight
People of high birth, such as dukes and earls. They were the people who lived in the castles; in medieval times they would refer to a person of high birth as Lady such and such or Lord such and such Nobles
someone who buys and sells goods for a living Merchant
a man who separates himself from ordinary human society in order to pursue a life of total dedication to God Monk

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Medieval crossword

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A body of water surrounding a castle Moat
Weapon used to throw rocks Catapult
Home of kings and nobles Castle
A solider to protect the king Knight
Metal or wood gate at the front of the castle Portcullis
Extra gate house at the front of the case Barbican
Used to climb castle walls Ladder
A giant dart firing machine Ballista
The holy wars Crusades
Used to tell families from one another Shield

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Medieval Europe Word Search

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Hierarchy
Nobles
Peasants
Knights
Kings
Middle Ages
Holy Land
Fighting
Battle
Armour
Braveheart
Christians
Conflict
Crusades
Europe
Hermit
Horse
Lionheart
Medieval
Muslims
Peter
Richard
Saladin
Shield
Sword
Wallace
William

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The Middle Ages in Europe Crossword

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an empire referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire Byzantine Empire
was the capital city of the Roman Empire constantinople
was one of Byzantine Empire Justinian
the period of European history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West middle ages
also known as Charles the Great charlemange
the dominant social system in medieval Europe feudalism
an appellation for a person or deity who has authority lord
a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch knights
an agricultural laborer bound under the feudal system to work on his lord's estate. serfs
a unit of land originally a feudal lordship consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
a unit of land, originally a feudal lordship, consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants. manor
the faith, practice, and church order of the Roman Catholic Church. catholicism
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church. pope
a medieval military expedition, one of a series made by Europeans to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries. crusades
is one of the towering figures in Western philosophy and theology thomas Aquinas
a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced King John to give his assent in June 1215 magna carta
the male head of a family or tribe patriarch
a member of the branch of the Goths who invaded the Roman Empire between the 3rd and 5th centuries visigoths
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants, often having considerable power. guilds
a poor farmer of low social status peasants

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Feudal System Crossword

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Served in military after receiving land Vassal
Owned the land Lord
Vassal to the Lords Knight
Class of rich people who owned land Aristocracy
Code that Knights were expected to live by Chivalry
Most Common form of Government in Medieval Europe Feudalism
Unwritten agreement between vassals and lords Feudal Contract
land granted to a vassal by a lord Fief
agricultural estate ran by the lord and where the peasants worked Manor
The fear of __________ Promoted feudalism Invasion
Continent where this feudalism was mostly found Europe
knights Armour was very ________ Expensive
This document limited the kings power Magna Carta
Census taken by William the Conqueror Domesday
Business organization that set standards Guild
middle class Bourgeoisie
worker who was bound to land Serf
Main attraction at tournaments Joust
King who signed the Magna Carta John
Richard the First nickname Lionheart
Large stone fortresses Castle
battle strategy where a city is surrounded and the starved into surrender Siege
The Plague that was in Europe at the same time as feudalism Black Death
large plow carruca
type of society that was man centered Patriarchy

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Medieval Japan Crossword

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the Capital of Japan. Tokyo
Warriors of Japan Samurai
Warlords who lead Japanese army Shoguns
The highest ranked person on the feudal pyramid Emperor
The lowest ranked people on the feudal pyramid Eta
The sword that the Samurai uses Katana
A hierarchy of social structure Feudalism
common towns people Chonin
a place of drama and dance Kabukai Theatre
Wealthy land owners Daimyo's
US Commodore that landed on Japan Commodore perry
people who invaded Japan Mongols

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Medieval Crossword

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the highest rank of medieval hierarchy king
castle with two outer walls based on designs in the Holy Land concentric
people who worked in the fields peasants
knight's bladed weapon sword
siege weapons for throwing objects catapults
leader of the Church hierarchy pope
legendary King of Britain Arthur
defensive building where the lords and ladies lived castle
rank of people who deal in trading goods merchants
protective clothing of knights armour

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Medieval Crossword

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A word referring to the middle ages Medieval
Men who served the king in war in the middle ages. Knights
A contagious disease that killed many people in the middle ages. Plague
The lawmaker, warfare leader and ruler of the middle ages. King
The bottom of the social status. Peasant
A large building that the King and Queen lived in. Castle
What the knights wore to battle. Armour
Weapon used by soldiers in the middle ages with a long metal blade. Sword
Common punishment for crimes in medieval times. Hanging
Fighting on horse back with lances. Jousting

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