a drastic drop in the value of money coupled with a rise in prices
a foreign soldier who fought for money
strong-willed army leader and Roman emperor who divided the Roman Empire
new name for the capital city of the Roman Empire after Constantine moved it
the king of the Visigoths
the leader of the Huns
in feudal Europe, a person who controlled land and could therefore grant estates to vassals
in feudal Europe, an estate granted to a vassal by a lord
in feudal Europe, a person who received a grant of land from a lord in exchange for a pledge of loyalty and services
in medieval Europe, an armored warrior who fought on horseback
a medieval peasant legally bound to live on a lord's estate
a land's estate in feudal Europe
a family's payment of one-tenth (10%) of its income to a church
a code of behavior for knights in medieval Europe, stressing ideals such as courage, loyalty, and devotion
a mock battle between groups of knights
a medieval poet and musician who traveled from place to place, entertaining people with songs of courtly love
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