Associations to the word «Tudor»


TUDOR, noun. A monarch of the British royal family during the sixteenth century. Specifically, King Henry VII and Henry VIII or one of his three children who ascended the throne.
TUDOR, noun. A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century.
TUDOR, adjective. Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century.
TUDOR, adjective. Pertaining to the period of British history ruled by King Henry VII, Henry VIII and the children of Henry VIII.
TUDOR, adjective. (architecture) In the style of English buildings of the sixteenth century; using exposed wooden beams on the exterior.
TUDOR ROSE, noun. (heraldiccharge) A heraldic emblem of England, formed from the red rose of Lancaster and the white rose of York

Dictionary definition

TUDOR, noun. An English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603).
TUDOR, noun. United States dancer and choreographer (born in England) (1909-1987).
TUDOR, noun. A member of the dynasty that ruled England.
TUDOR, adjective. Of or relating to a style of architecture in England in the 15th century; "half-timbered Tudor houses"; "Tudor furniture".

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