Meaning of RIPUARIAN in English


I. |ripyə|werēən, -wa(a)r-, -wār- adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: Medieval Latin Ripuari us Ripuarian + English -an

: of or relating to a group of Franks settling in the 4th century on both banks of the Rhine near the present city of Cologne

II. noun

( -s )

Usage: capitalized

: a Ripuarian Frank

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