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Clovis
King of the Franks, conquered the former Roman province of Gaul.
Islam
A religion that appeared in Arabia in 622.
Charlemange
Proclaimed emperor of the Romans. King of the Franks from 771 to 814.
Alcuin
A respected scholar. Charlemagne's leading advisor on education.
Treaty of Verdun
Split the Roman empire into three parts.
Vikings
Warriors who were great traders and navigators.
medieval
Started around the year 500 ("The Middle Ages").
frontier
A sparsely populated, undeveloped area on the outskirts of a civilization.
missi dominici
Officials who checked roads, listened to grievances, and kept track of when justice was done.
curiculum
A formal course of study, based on Latin.