The Frankish chief who stood before me was a man of colossal stature.
Conquests were pursued by the Frankish kings and their nobles, but the invasion stopped.
Under the Frankish kings, who in their administration followed the Roman tradition, this system was preserved.
They lived in the Frankish quarter and dressed in ultra-European style.
But I claim for them that they are twin brothers, and etymologically the descendants of a Frankish king.
The Burgundian kingdom was united with the Frankish from 534.
It was with the daughter of a Frankish prince that the first impulse towards conversion came into a Saxon royal house.
The disk was heavy; by Frankish weight it would probably be half a pound.
We also find the Frankish kings and other great landowners disposing of their lands in a similar fashion.
That Frankish might is still the same: wrench, if you can, the club from Hercules.