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me·di·e·val [or] me·di·ae·val

medieval [or] mediaeval

 
 
pronunciation:
mi di i vl [or] mi di vl
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part of speech: adjective
definition: of, or having to do with the Middle Ages.
Charlemagne was a great ruler of medieval Europe.
 
derivation: medievally (adv.)
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The word medieval contains the following parts:
ev (aev) Latin root that means age, era
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medi Latin root that means middle
synonyms:
meso-