from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. the invasion of England by the Normans in 1066 and their subsequent settlement
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the invasion and settlement of England by the Normans following the battle of Hastings (1066)
Sorry, no etymologies found.
(London, 1892); THIERRY, Norman Conquest (Bohn Series); MALONE, Adian
The Norman Conquest of England has, in its nature and in its results, no exact parallel in history.
Even over the domain of Stubbs, and the consecrated ground of the Norman Conquest itself, Green ranged without being Freemanised as a poacher.