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Latin for middle ages
medieval
a group of officials sent out to make sure that the far reaches of the kingdom are acting correctly
missi dominici
a formal course of study
curriculum
a system of living that was based on the relationship between land and service
feudalism
a person who recieves land
vassal
a person who provides land
lord
an agreement between lords and vassals
feudal contract
a piece of land
fief
a code of conduct based on honesty and bravery
chivalry
a traveling poet who told stories of knights and chivalry
troubador
a person tied to the land in medieval times
serf
the rites of the Church (baptism, marriage, burial)
sacraments
a donation that all churchgoers were expected to give
tithe
having to do with things in this world instead of religious issues
secular
a term used to describe the fact that the pope was the highest power in Europe
papal supremecy
the Church rules
canon law
refusing to allow a person to recieve sacraments
excommunication
refusing to allow an entire area, town, or kingdom to recieve sacraments
interdict
the buying of Church offices
simony
a traveling monk who worked with the poor
friar
official recognition and rules for medieval towns
charter
this allowed people to deposit money in one place and to recieve it in another
bill of exchange
the serfs became these towards the end of the Middle Ages
tenant farmers
a group of artisans or merchants working together towards a common goal
guild
the first level a person would be in a guild
apprentice
most people became one of these after working in a guild for some years
journeyman
a person would be one of these when they began training to be a knight
squire
having to do with the government
political
having to do with money and trade
economics
the bst team in the NFL
Miami Dolphins