- of or relating to the Franks.
- the West Germanic language of the ancient Franks; Old Franconian.See also Frank1(def 1).
Origin of Frankish
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Examples from the Web for frankish
The Burgundian kingdom was united with the Frankish from 534.The Formation of Christendom, Volume VI
Thomas W. (Thomas William) Allies
"The Frankish hound laughs at our beards," said the officer.Jack Harkaway's Boy Tinker Among The Turks
Conquests were pursued by the Frankish kings and their nobles, but the invasion stopped.Belgium
They lived in the Frankish quarter and dressed in ultra-European style.Pan-Islam
George Wyman Bury
It was too late; and he fell, pierced through with many a Frankish spear.
- of or relating to the Franks or their language
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Word Origin and History for frankish
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