What does Tudor mean?

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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

    Etymology: From the surname of a British royal family

  2. Tudornoun

    A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century

    Etymology: From the surname of a British royal family

  3. Tudoradjective

    Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century

    Etymology: From the surname of a British royal family

  4. Tudoradjective

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

    Etymology: From the surname of a British royal family

  5. Tudoradjective

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

    Etymology: From the surname of a British royal family

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.

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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. 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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    (law) the act of substituting of one creditor for another
    • A. hypostatization
    • B. subrogation
    • C. meerschaum
    • D. sapling

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