The Crusades Word Search
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Richard the Lionhearted
Byzantine Empire
Constantinople
Christians
Pope Urban
Feudalism
Holy Land
Jerusalem
Pilgrims
Hardship
crusades
Saladin
Knights
Muslims
Cross
Jews

Feudalism Word Search

Feudalism Word Search
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Richardthelionheart
CulturalDiffusion
Social Hierarchy
Eastern Orthodox
Constantinople
Decentralized
Urbanthe2nd
Charlemagne
FallofRome
Jerusalem
Byzantine
Feudalism
Crusades
knights
Saladin
Plague
Church
pope
Fief
Serf

The Crusader Crossword

The Crusader Crossword
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Description

Provided us with new food and tools
Called upon the first crusade
Knights who had taken religious vows
How long the Crusades lasted
Led an army of peasants to Constantinople
Greatest Muslim military leader of all
Year Crusades ended
Year Crusades started
Crusaders built huge fortresses to house and guard pilgrim routes
German order of knights began to convert the pagans of the Baltic area
King of England was known as the lionheart
Led by England, France, Germany, captured Acre but not Jerusalem
Only went as far as Constantinople, ruled Constantinople for 60 years

Crusades Crossword

Crusades Crossword
Type
Crossword
Description

A curved blade
profit of islam
Leader of the Muslims in the 3d crusades
A group of Trades
A series of wars fought for the holy land
Number of crusades
Followers of islam
Believing in Jesus Christ
The cross stolen from the Christians
Leader of the christians in the 3rd Crusades
The plague that wiped out 1/3 of the people of England
Other name for the book One Thousand and One Nights
Why the Crusades were fought
a religion developed among the ancient Hebrews
manuscript record of the "Great Survey"

The Middle Ages in Europe Crossword

The Middle Ages in Europe  Crossword
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an empire referred to as the Eastern Roman Empire
was the capital city of the Roman Empire
was one of Byzantine Empire
the period of European history from the fall of the Roman Empire in the West
also known as Charles the Great
the dominant social system in medieval Europe
an appellation for a person or deity who has authority
a person granted an honorary title of knighthood by a monarch
an agricultural laborer bound under the feudal system to work on his lord's estate.
a unit of land originally a feudal lordship consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants.
a unit of land, originally a feudal lordship, consisting of a lord's demesne and lands rented to tenants.
the faith, practice, and church order of the Roman Catholic Church.
the bishop of Rome as head of the Roman Catholic Church.
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.
is one of the towering figures in Western philosophy and theology
a charter of liberties to which the English barons forced King John to give his assent in June 1215
the male head of a family or tribe
a member of the branch of the Goths who invaded the Roman Empire between the 3rd and 5th centuries
a medieval association of craftsmen or merchants, often having considerable power.
a poor farmer of low social status

Crusades Crossword

Crusades Crossword
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Most Crusaders traveled FROM this continent
The Crusades was a war that took place in this "Land"
This man called for war and offered a guaranteed ticket to heaven
This region was the birthplace of Christianity and Judaism
These people were seen as the enemy of Christianity.
This was the word used to describe the Christians who went to war
Those going to war were said to have taken the " "
These people got attacked by Christians on the way to war
This city was the last friendly territory for Crusaders on their way to war
These people were conquering land in the Middle East
This city was fought over for much of the crusades
Most crusaders were not ready for the weather in the:
Travel to war took crusaders through this empire:
Christians who did not follow the Pope were known as

Early Middle Ages Crossword Puzzle

Early Middle Ages Crossword Puzzle
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Crossword
Description

A system of government in which power is divided between a central authority and a number of individual states.
An estate granted to a vassal by a lord under the feudal system in medieval Europe.
A person who received a grant of land from a lord in exchange for a pledge of loyalty and services
An armored warrior who fought on horseback.
A lords estate, supported the lord economically from his land and from contributions from the peasant population under his authority.
Medieval peasant legally bound to lie on a lords estate.
King of the Franks from 768, He united much of Europe during the early Middle ages.
A document, written by English nobles, as a way to present their demands to the king.
Medieval Christian warriors sought to recover control of the holy land from the muslims.
An empire founded in 1299 and dissolved in 1922.
A region that included Jerusalem and the area around it. Included Jews, Christians, and muslims.
Ruled most of India and Pakistan.It consolidated Islam in South Asia and spread Muslim arts and culture as well as the
King of England from 6 July 1189 until his death April 6, 1199. He also ruled Duke of Normandy, Aquitaine, and
A denial of church teaching
A decline in the value of money, A rise in the prices of goods and services.
The taking away of a persons right of membership in a Christian church

Dark Ages Crossword Puzzle

Dark Ages Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

Greatest king of the middle ages
Disease that ravaged the Byzantine Empire and most of Europe
Date of the Fall of Rome
A holy war; military expeditions undertaken by European Christians in the 11th, 12th, and 13th centuries to recover the Holy Land from the Muslims
led by the Pope; this institution was the stable force that unified Europe
To be barred (or kicked out) of the church
political system of local government based on the granting of land in return for loyalty, military assistance, and other services
"Great Charter" ...outlines basic rules and rights of the people
made a deal with Byzantine emperor to retake the Holy Land
fought Christians for the Holy Land
served and fought for the king
Relating or belonging to the Middle Ages
defeated the Muslim Moors at Tours in 732 AD
religious men who lived apart from society in isolated communities
First Germanic king to convert to Christianity
Invaders from Scandinavia
the abbreviation for anno domini; which means in the year of our lord
a body of laws developed by the medieval Church
Method used by the church to force governments to abide by their wishes
Capital of the Eastern Roman Empire
Former Greek city that was the location of Constantinople
The estate or domain of a feudal lord
Document that declared religious tolerance for Christianity in the Roman empire
First Roman emperor to convert to Christianity
Splitting of the church into the Eastern Orthodox Church and the Roman Catholic Church
Government rule where one person has all the power
Word that means non-religious
A rite or ritual performed in the church that allows for salvation
People who did not follow or adhere to religious ways
City where three major religions began

Crusades Crossword Puzzle

Crusades Crossword Puzzle
Type
Crossword
Description

Christian Pope during the Crusades. He promised entry into Heaven to all Christians going on crusade.
Muslim leader during the Third Crusade who united Muslims against Christians and recaptured Jerusalem.
A series of holy wars fought between European Christians and Muslims
Holy Land surrounding the city Jerusalem. Important to all 3 major religions.
Meeting where Pope Urban II told Christians to go to war against Muslims. It began the crusades.
Those who claim the Holy Land because it was the site of Jesus' life, death, and resurrection.
Those who claim the Holy Land because they believed God's gift of the Holy Land to Abraham meant for Arabs too.
Those who claim the holy land because the Torah establishes claim to the Holy Land
The main city that both Christians and Muslims wanted to control.
Courageous Christian leader from England during the Third Crusade.

Medieval Europe Word Search

Medieval Europe Word Search
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Description

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

The Crusades Word Search

The Crusades Word Search
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Word Search
Description

CONSTANTINOPLE
MEDITERRANEAN
MIDDLE AGES
POPE URBAN
EXPEDITION
JERUSALEM
BYZANTINE
CRUSADES
CHARTRES
SALADIN
RICHARD
PILGRIM
FULCHER
HERMIT
EUROPE
EMPIRE
TURKS
PETER
WARS
LAND
KING
HOLY
FOUR
THE
SEA