Type
Crossword
Description

Made the French monarchy the masters of their domain. Louis VI
Signed at Runnymede, 1215. Magna Carta
William's feudal vassals. Tenants in chief
1066. William vs Harold marked a turning point in English history. Battle of Hastings
Local tribes leaders who assumed the role of protectors. Dukes
Was the last notable Hohenstaufen king. Frederick II
Each duke ruled like a king in his own territory. Duchy
Neither holy, nor roman, nor an empire. Voltaire
Christian may fight for justice. Just War
Belief that Christian should not make war. Pacifism
Most successful crusade. First Crusade
Ended in failure. Second crusade
Appointment of church officials by layman. Lay investiture
Founded by Francis of Assisi. Franciscan order
The powerful medieval pope. Innocent III

Medieval Europe Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

SALADIN
FRIAR
WILLIAM
CLOVIS
IVAN
ANTI SEMETISM
BLACK DEATH
CHARLEMAGNE
CHIVALRY
CONCORDAT
CRUSADES
FERDINAND
FEUDALISM
FIEF
FJORD
GRAND JURY
GUILD
HENRY II
HERESY
ISABELLA
JOAN OF ARC
KING JOHN
KNIGHT
MAGNA CARTA
MANOR
MASS
MISSIONARY
PLAGUE
RECONQUISTA
SCHOLASTICISM
SERF
THEOLOGY
TRIAL JURY
VASSAL
VERNACULAR

Medieval vocab crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Germanic people from Gaul (modern day France and Switzerland) The Franks
religious communities built by the church for women (nuns) Convents
religious communities built by the church for men (monks) Monasteries
Empire begun by Charlemagne Holy Roman Empire
social structure in medieval Europe including lords, knights, vassals, serfs and sometimes a king. Feudalism
(in feudalism) the lord’s estate Manor
complex set of ideals or code by which medieval knights followed. Chivalry
worldly (involved in politics and other social matters) Secular
church tax Tithe
the office of the Pope The Papacy
Different ranks of Church leaders including priests, bishops, cardinals, and the Pope. Clergy
a ceremony in which kings and nobles appointed church officials Lay Investiture
everyday language used by different regions Vernacular
selling of church positions Simony
Church law Canon Law
important religious ceremonies Sacraments
anyone who does not conform to an established attitude, doctrine, or principle Heretic
A holy war launched by Pope Urban II to reclaim the Holy Land for Christians Crusade
group of advisors who acted like a court for the pope Papal Curia
Unified body of law in England formed by England’s royal judges Common Law
Legislative group in England originally comprised of two burgesses (citizens of wealth and property) from every borough and two knights from every county Parliament
Document drawn up by English nobles and approved by King John which guaranteed certain political rights for the people Magna Carta
Meeting of the three estates in France: 1st was the Church leaders, 2nd was the great lords, and the 3rd was the commoners Estates-General
people who are sent out to teach their religion Missionaries
an agreement between the pope and the ruler of a country Concordat
To exclude a person from church membership Excommunicated
a noble who served a lord of higher rank Vassal
land granted a vassal by his lord Fief
vassals or warriors in armor who on horseback Knights
peasants who could not the manor, own property, or marry without the lord’s approval Serfs
the practice of planting crops at different times and leaving some fields unplanted Crop rotation
groups of businesses made up of tanners, carpenters, bakers and craftspeople Guilds
religious beliefs that conflict with the Church teachings Heresy

Modern World History Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Written in 1215 Magna Carta
OFF WITH THEIR HEAD! The reign of terror
Greek philosopher Plato
A U.S. boat that stood out among all others in war The Maine
Killed by rat poison Napoleon
Stabbed 23 times Julius Caesar
Boers Afrikaners
A player who had 6 wives Henry VIII
Let there be light Enlightenment
WOMEN HAVE RIGHTS TOO! Mary Wollstonecraft
Scattering of jews Diaspora
Lover of wisdom Philosophe
Let them eat cake 🍰 Marie Antoinette
Killed by guillotine Louis XVI
Basic moral laws of Judaism 10 Commandments
Destroyed the Great temple Nebuchadnezzar
Roman general in 63 BC Pompey
Freedom if religion Voltaire
To study or write history Historian
The city looks so pretty do you want to burn it with me? Great fear

Medieval times "The Dark Ages Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

An economic and Political system that was developed in the middle ages Fuedalism
Lowest rank of people on a manor also known as a peasant Serf
Being expelled or kicked out of the church Excommunicated
The Bubonic Plague Black Death
Leader of the Roman Catholic Church Pope
An estate including peasants and lords manor
lord or son of a lord knight
medieval institution of knighthood where they learned bravery, courtesy, honesty, and manners chivalry
symbolic bade a knight wears to show what family he is from coat of arms
Religious wars between Christian and Muslim fighting over the holy land The crusdes
A tower moved up against the walls of a castle so attackers could get in Siege tower
A machine that projects (Catapults) large stone or other objects Trebuchet
A piece of land given to you by the king and in return you gave people to fight at war fief
Under lord or feudal tenant Vassal
A period of time when there was a lot of starvation, death, and the plague (black death) Dark ages
a knight in training Squire
A defensive fort where the King or a lord lives Catsle
a document that says the king is not above the law and ensures rights for the people Magna Carta
A young boy who acts as a servant for a knight page
A German tribe who settled in the land we know know as France Franks

Medieval Europe Crossword Puzzel

Type
Crossword
Description

The Major Domo of the Franks, who stopped the spread of the Muslims into Europe Charles Martel
Also referred to as the Black Death and caused a ton of death in Europe Bubonic Plague
The Battle that William the conqueror won and Hector was killed Battle of Hastings
A ceremony in witch Kings and Nobles appointed Church officals Lay Investiture
People, who receive land Vassels
Landowners, who could grant land Lords
A document that King John was forced to sign and it weakened the power of kings Magna Carta
Mounted horsemen, who pledged to defend their lords lands in exchange for land Knights
Mock battles that Knights took place in to test their skills Tournaments
A war between the English and the French, where the longbow and cannon were invented Hundred Years War
Important religious ceremonies Sacraments
The economic system of Medieval Europe Manorialism
A teenage peasant girl, who worked to drive the English from France Joan of Arc
Common people, who work the land Peasents
People who could not lawfully leave their place of birth Serfs
Church Law that all Medieval Christians were subject to Canon Law
The battle that stopped the spread of Muslims into Europe Battle of Tours
An agreement that allowed the Church to appoint Bishops, but the King could decline the appointment Concordat of Worms
Charels the Great, who was crowned Holy Roman Emperor by Pope Leo Charlemagne

1066 crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Name of a tapestry Bayeux
Homeland of William the Conquerer Normandy
Last name of the Viking, Harald Hardrada
Place where the battle between William the Conquerer and Harold Godwinson took place Hastings
________-Saxon Anglo
William had an army of __________ Normans
The battle of __________ Bridge Stamford
In early 1066, Edward the _____________ died Confessor
King Harold used to be the Earl of this place Wessex
They called the entire thing the Norman ______________ Conquest

The Middle Ages in Europe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Early Middle Ages Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

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

The Battle of Hastings Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

October
Horses
AngloSaxons
Bows
Harold
Duke
Willams
Normans
Sanlac
Swords
Axes
Maces
Spears
Hastings

Medieval Europe Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

A younge male servant page
A pyramid which states the social status Feudalism
The main church of an area cathedral
A knight in training squire
The behaviour code for the knights chivalry
A means of determining innocence or guilt by seeing how the person accused of a crime reacts to an ordeal Trail by ordeal
the battles fought between the Muslims and European Christians Crusades
A person who wears heavy armor and fights the enemy knight
The most powerful religion, which is a form of christianity centred on Rome with the Pope as it's leader catholicism
A document which king John was forced to sign in 1215 limiting the power of the king. Magna Carta