Definitions for tudorˈtu dər, ˈtyu-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Tu•dorˈtu dər, ˈtyu-(n.)

  1. Antony, 1909–87, English choreographer and dancer.

    Category: Biography

  2. David (Eugene),1926–96, U.S. pianist and composer.

    Category: Biography

  3. a member of the royal family that ruled in England from 1485 to 1603.

    Category: Western History

  4. (adj.)pertaining or belonging to the English royal house of Tudor.

    Category: Western History

  5. of or characteristic of the periods of the reigns of the Tudor sovereigns:

    Tudor architecture.

    Category: Western History

Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tudor, House of Tudor(noun)

    an English dynasty descended from Henry Tudor; Tudor monarchs ruled from Henry VII to Elizabeth I (from 1485 to 1603)

  2. Tudor, Antony Tudor(noun)

    United States dancer and choreographer (born in England) (1909-1987)

  3. Tudor(adj)

    a member of the dynasty that ruled England

  4. Tudor(adj)

    of or relating to a style of architecture in England in the 15th century

    "half-timbered Tudor houses"; "Tudor furniture"

Wiktionary

  1. 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

  2. Tudor(Noun)

    A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century

  3. Tudor(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century

  4. Tudor(Adjective)

    Pertaining to the period of British history ruled by King Henry VII, Henry VIII and the children of Henry VIII

  5. Tudor(Adjective)

    In the style of English buildings of the sixteenth century; using exposed wooden beams on the exterior

  6. Origin: From the surname of a British royal family

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tudor(adj)

    of or pertaining to a royal line of England, descended from Owen Tudor of Wales, who married the widowed queen of Henry V. The first reigning Tudor was Henry VII.; the last, Elizabeth

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Tudor

    the family name of the royal house that occupied the English throne from 1485 (accession of Henry VII.) to 1603 (death of Queen Elizabeth), founded by Owen Tudor, a Welsh gentleman, who became Clerk of the Household, and subsequently the husband of Catherine of Valois, widow of Henry V.; their son, Edmund, Earl of Richmond, married Margaret Beaufort, a direct descendant of Edward III., and became the father of Henry VII.

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