- Albigensian c.1600, "relating to the Albigenses," Catharist religious reformers of southern France c.1020-1250, M.L. Albigenses (12c.), from Fr. Albi, name of the town in Languedoc where they lived and were first condemned as heretics (1176). The town name is from Roman personal name Albius, from L. albus "white."
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Albigensian — Al bi*gen sian, a. Of or pertaining to the Albigenses. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Albigensian — adjective of or relating to Albigenses or Albigensianism • Pertains to noun: ↑Albigensianism, ↑Albigenses • Derivationally related forms: ↑Albigenses * * * adjective or noun see albigenses * * * Albigensian /al bi jenˈsi ən/ adjectiv … Useful english dictionary
Albigensian — adjective or noun see Albigenses … New Collegiate Dictionary
Albigensian — See Albigenses. * * * … Universalium
Albigensian — adjective Of or pertaining to the Albigenses … Wiktionary
Albigensian — a heretical movement found in Germany, Italy and France in the 11th to 13th centuries, based on a dualist belief in two Gods, one of good and one of evil; also known as Cathars … Medieval glossary
albigensian — al·bi·gen·sian … English syllables
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Albigensian Crusade — (1209–29) Crusade called by Pope Innocent III against the heretical Cathari of southern France. The war pitted the nobility of northern France against that of southern France, and it eventually involved the king of France who established his… … Universalium
Song of the Albigensian Crusade — Louis VIII of France taking Marmande, from the sole surviving manuscript of the Song of the Albigensian Crusade The Song of the Albigensian Crusade is an Old Occitan epic poem narrating events of the Albigensian Crusade from March 1208 to June… … Wikipedia