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Definitions for TUDOR
ˈtu dər, ˈtyu-tu·dor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tudor, House of Tudornoun

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

  2. Tudor, Antony Tudornoun

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

  3. Tudoradjective

    a member of the dynasty that ruled England

  4. Tudoradjective

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

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


  1. Tudornoun

    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. Tudornoun

    A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century

  3. Tudoradjective

    Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century

  4. Tudoradjective

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

  5. Tudoradjective

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

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


  1. tudor

    The term "Tudor" usually refers to a royal house from England which ruled from 1485 to 1603, starting from Henry VII and ending with Queen Elizabeth I. The Tudor period was characterized by significant changes in art, religion, and politics. Additionally, "Tudor" can also refer to a specific architectural style from this period, known for its highly decorative half-timbered buildings.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Tudoradjective

    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

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Tudor

    tū′dor, adj. pertaining to the royal line of the Tudors (1485-1603): pertaining to the Tudor style of architecture.—Tudor flower, a trefoil ornament frequent in Tudor architecture; Tudor rose, the conventional five-lobed flower adopted as a badge by Henry VII.; Tudor style (archit.), a rather indefinite term applied to the Late Perpendicular, and the transition from that to Elizabethan—it is characterised by a flat arch, shallow mouldings, and a profusion of panelling on the walls.

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.

Surnames Frequency by Census Records

  1. TUDOR

    According to the U.S. Census Bureau, Tudor is ranked #5869 in terms of the most common surnames in America.

    The Tudor surname appeared 5,877 times in the 2010 census and if you were to sample 100,000 people in the United States, approximately 2 would have the surname Tudor.

    90% or 5,293 total occurrences were White.
    4% or 235 total occurrences were Black.
    2.6% or 154 total occurrences were of Hispanic origin.
    1.8% or 111 total occurrences were of two or more races.
    0.7% or 45 total occurrences were American Indian or Alaskan Native.
    0.6% or 39 total occurrences were Asian.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of TUDOR in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of TUDOR in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Examples of TUDOR in a Sentence

  1. Taylor Budowich:

    Their flashy ads won’t give children years of their lives and education back, it won’t make Michigan families forget about their draconian lockdowns and closures, and it won’t stop voters from electing Tudor Dixon on Nov. 8th.

  2. Dick Rossell:

    I want to hear more what Tudor Dixon has to say about abortion before I decide if that's who I'm going to vote for.

  3. Michael Markey:

    Tudor has shown as a businesswoman in Michigan’s steel industry that she is an innovator and a disruptor, and exactly who we need to defeat Wrecken Gretchen, as we saw just yesterday, Wrecken Gretchen repealed $20 million dollars of funding to crisis pregnancy centers and adoption services, we need someone in office who stands for life and for Michigander families; Tudor, a mom of four, is that candidate. Dixon will be a fearless fighter for life, restoring business in Michigan, and getting our economy back on track. We will be doing all we can to get her into the Governor’s office, including spending well into the six digits to support her campaign.

  4. Louis Booker Wright:

    All the fundamental concepts which make up the kind of people we are today had their modern conception in the Tudor and Stuart periods. For us, that's the milk in the coconut.

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