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French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estates
Estates General
Absolute Monarchy
Louis XIV
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700's
Meeting of the three estates to vote on new taxation laws
King or queen with total power
His extravagant lifestyle and wars against Great Britain and…
Estates
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700's
Estates General
Meeting of the three estates to vote on new taxation laws
11 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Bourgeoisie
Estates-General
Jacobin
Louis XVI
Wealthier and educated members of the 3rd Estate who strongly…
An assembly of representatives from all 3 of the estates or s…
A radical political organization
King of France during the French Revolution
Bourgeoisie
Wealthier and educated members of the 3rd Estate who strongly…
Estates-General
An assembly of representatives from all 3 of the estates or s…
French Revolution Vocabulary worksheet
Ancien Regime
Austria
Storming of the Bastille
Bourgeoisie
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Ancien Regime
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Austria
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51 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
The Old Regime
The Three Estates
Bourgeoisie
Louis XVI
This was a social and political system in France (during the…
1st estate= clergy, 2nd estate= nobility, 3rd estate= commoners
In early modern Europe, the class of well-off town dwellers w…
- King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates…
The Old Regime
This was a social and political system in France (during the…
The Three Estates
1st estate= clergy, 2nd estate= nobility, 3rd estate= commoners
22 terms
French 2 Revolution vocabulary
ce que
commencer
décider (de)
quitter
what (as in "I know what you said")
to start
to decide (use de with a verb only, as in "to decide to write…
to leave (a person or place)
ce que
what (as in "I know what you said")
commencer
to start
16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Vocabulary - French Revolution
1st Estate
Legislative Assembly
Jacobins
3rd Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
The members of the National Assembly who favored domination b…
This was the class made up of the bourgeoisie, artisans, city…
1st Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
Legislative Assembly
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
55 terms
French Revolution
Estates General
Fall of the Bastille
Necker
Bastille
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
July 1789
This finance minister who was repeatedly dismissed by King Lo…
This structure represented the Old Regime to the citizens of…
Estates General
Separation of classes in pre-revolutionary France
Fall of the Bastille
July 1789
22 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
ancien régime
estate
deficit spending
Louis XVI
the government in pre-revolution France
social class
when a government spends more money than it takes in
king of France from 1774 to 1792; executed in 1793
ancien régime
the government in pre-revolution France
estate
social class
27 terms
French Revolution
Causes of the French Revolution
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
Nobles... Had land and wealth... had government jobs... Did NOT have t…
Middle class, urban workers, rural peasants... Made up 98% of th…
Causes of the French Revolution
Money, bad harvest, unfair Estate System, Estates General,... Am…
First Estate
Clergy... very wealthy... Did NOT have to pay taxes
31 terms
French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Guillotine
Republic
Congress of Vienna
social classes in France
method of execution; instrument of terror
government with elected representatives; set up by the legisl…
meeting to restore peace and a balance of power to Europe fol…
Estate
social classes in France
Guillotine
method of execution; instrument of terror
14 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
absolute monarchy
archives
bourgeoisie
conservative
king or queen whose power is not limited by a representative…
place or collection containing records, documents, or other m…
middle class; neither nobles nor peasants
one who opposes rapid change & holds traditional values
absolute monarchy
king or queen whose power is not limited by a representative…
archives
place or collection containing records, documents, or other m…
17 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Revolution
Reforms
Social Hierarchy
Estates General
The overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Political changes that hope to improve society.
The organisation of people in a society into levels based on…
A council of representatives that advise the French king cons…
Revolution
The overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Reforms
Political changes that hope to improve society.
16 terms
French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
8 terms
French Revolution
Estates
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates-General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
An assembly (meeting) of representatives from all three of th…
Estates
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
Louis XVI
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
French Revolution Vocabulary
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
Coup d'état
The smallest class in France, composed of the Clergy
Second smallest class in France; made up of the Nobility; did…
Largest class in France; made up of peasants/commoners; paid…
An overthrow of a government by force
First Estate
The smallest class in France, composed of the Clergy
Second Estate
Second smallest class in France; made up of the Nobility; did…
19 terms
The French Revolution
3 Estates of France
Estates General
Radical
Conservative
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
A person with extreme views, often seen as revolutionary.
A person who is averse to change and holds to traditional val…
3 Estates of France
The three social classes in France before the revolution. The…
Estates General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
12 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Revolution
Reforms
Social Hierarchy
Estates General
An overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Political changes that hope to improve society.
Organization of people in a society into levels based on power.
A council of representatives that advise the French king cons…
Revolution
An overthrow and replacement of a government; A major change.
Reforms
Political changes that hope to improve society.
31 terms
French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
10 terms
The French Revolution
Estates General
National Assembly
adjourn
Bastille
assembly of 3 classes of French people between the 1300's and…
government body of French merchants and peasants that gathere…
to close a meeting
royal prison and armory in Paris that was overthrown during t…
Estates General
assembly of 3 classes of French people between the 1300's and…
National Assembly
government body of French merchants and peasants that gathere…
French Revolution Unit Vocabulary
Enlightenment
Absolute monarchy
Divine Right
Estate
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
Belief that a rulers authority comes directly from God.
Pre-revolutionary social class in France.
Enlightenment
A movement in the 18th century that advocated the use of reas…
Absolute monarchy
Form of government in which the king/queen has all of the pow…
18 terms
French Revolution vocabulary
Absolute monarchy
Ancien régime
Assignat
Bourgeois
Ultimate authority to run a state under the hands of a king w…
Old system of the government in France before the revolution
Paper money issued by the National Assembly in France from 17…
A member of the middle class (third estate)
Absolute monarchy
Ultimate authority to run a state under the hands of a king w…
Ancien régime
Old system of the government in France before the revolution
22 terms
French Revolution (Vocabulary)
Jacobins
Estate
Nationalism
Bourgeoisie
They were involved in governmental changes, Most prominent we…
The three divisions during the French Revolution.
To be loyal to ones country
They were the first group or the middle class of the third es…
Jacobins
They were involved in governmental changes, Most prominent we…
Estate
The three divisions during the French Revolution.
39 terms
French 4 Revolution Vocabulary
Bien-aimé
Dieudonné
La Grande Peur
La Prise de la Bastille
Well-liked/Well-loved (Louis XV's nickname early on)
God-given (childhood name of Louis XIV given by his mom)
The Great Fear (time when peasants, after the taking of the B…
The Storming of the Bastille
Bien-aimé
Well-liked/Well-loved (Louis XV's nickname early on)
Dieudonné
God-given (childhood name of Louis XIV given by his mom)
16 terms
French Revolution & Industrial Revolution
Liberal
Conservative
Moderate
1st Estate
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
Person whose views are between conservative and liberal and m…
1% of France's population, consisted of the Roman Catholic Ch…
Liberal
A left wing person who favors a political philosophy of progr…
Conservative
A right wing person who resists change and holds to tradition…
21 terms
French Revolution
3rd Estate
2nd Estate
1st estate
National Assembly
made up of the poor in France. They paid the most taxes and f…
made up of rich nobles
made up of the clergy (priests)
the 3rd estate formed this when they were not equally represe…
3rd Estate
made up of the poor in France. They paid the most taxes and f…
2nd Estate
made up of rich nobles
10 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Revoloution
Divine Right
Versatility
Estate
forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor o…
: the right that is supposedly given to a king or queen by Go…
to apapt to changes
social classes
Revoloution
forcible overthrow of a government or social order in favor o…
Divine Right
: the right that is supposedly given to a king or queen by Go…
French Revolution Vocabulary
Reign of Terror
Bourgeoisie
Tennis Court Oath
Battle of Waterloo
The period, from mid-1783 to mid-1794, when Mazimilien Rohesp…
It is the social class that came to own the means of producti…
A pledge made by the members of France's National Assembly in…
Took place in Belgium that marked the final defeat of French…
Reign of Terror
The period, from mid-1783 to mid-1794, when Mazimilien Rohesp…
Bourgeoisie
It is the social class that came to own the means of producti…
French Revolution vocabulary
arsenal
betraying
colonial
dictator
a place where guns and ammunition are stored.
giving help to the enemy.
having settlements in far-off lands.
a ruler who has total power.
arsenal
a place where guns and ammunition are stored.
betraying
giving help to the enemy.
French Revolution
Estates
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates-General
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
An assembly (meeting) of representatives from all three of th…
Estates
France's traditional national assembly with representatives o…
Louis XVI
King of France (1774-1792). In 1789 he summoned the Estates-G…
Vocabulary - French Revolution
1st Estate
Legislative Assembly
Jacobins
3rd Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
The members of the National Assembly who favored domination b…
This was the class made up of the bourgeoisie, artisans, city…
1st Estate
This was the class made up of Roman Catholic Clergy in France…
Legislative Assembly
This was the law making body created by the constitution of 1…
15 terms
The French Revolution - Vocabulary
Estates General
Three Estates
National Constituent Assembly
Storming of the Bastille
a general assembly representing the French estates: the clerg…
refer to the three divisions of European society in the Middl…
the National Assembly on 9 July 1789, during the first stages…
when the 3rd estate challenged the monarchy by storming a med…
Estates General
a general assembly representing the French estates: the clerg…
Three Estates
refer to the three divisions of European society in the Middl…
French Revolution
Louis XVI
Marie Antoinette
Estates General
Tennis Court Oath
King of France (r.1774-1792 CE). In 1789 he summoned the Esta…
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
The traditional group of representatives from the three Estat…
A pledge made by the members of France's National Assembly in…
Louis XVI
King of France (r.1774-1792 CE). In 1789 he summoned the Esta…
Marie Antoinette
Queen of France (as wife of Louis XVI) who was unpopular her…
The French Revolution
Enlightenment (n)
reason (n)
French Revolution (n)
clergy (n)
a time in history when reason (a.k.a: good judgement) was use…
the use of logic and good judgement
a rebellion, by people in France, during the year 1789 that e…
religious officials (ex: Priests)
Enlightenment (n)
a time in history when reason (a.k.a: good judgement) was use…
reason (n)
the use of logic and good judgement
14 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
revolution
revolt
rebel
tradition
...
...
...
...
revolution
...
revolt
...
34 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
nationalism
Louis XVI
reign of terror
republic
strong feeling of pride in and devotion to France that result…
weak indecisive king who pursued pleasures before serious bus…
from September 1793 to July 1794, revolutionary courts conduc…
government ruled by elected representatives instead of a mona…
nationalism
strong feeling of pride in and devotion to France that result…
Louis XVI
weak indecisive king who pursued pleasures before serious bus…
47 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
Estate
First Estate
Second Estate
the political and social system that existed in France before…
one of the three social classes in France before the French r…
clergy
the nobility
Old Regime
the political and social system that existed in France before…
Estate
one of the three social classes in France before the French r…
French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
Estates General
3rd Estate
National Assembly
the monarchic, aristocratic, social and political system esta…
the first meeting of the Estates General since 1614, a genera…
lowest estate in the Old Regime, created the National Assembly
lowest estate in the Old Regime, created the National Assembly
Old Regime
the monarchic, aristocratic, social and political system esta…
Estates General
the first meeting of the Estates General since 1614, a genera…
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Bourgeoisie
Coup d'etat
human rights
a social class system in France before the French Revolution
the middle class in France
a change of government in which a new group of leaders seize…
the basic rights given to all people
Estate
a social class system in France before the French Revolution
Bourgeoisie
the middle class in France
8 terms
Vocabulary French Revolution
Estates
Bourgeoise
Tennis Court Oath
Declaration of the rights of a man
One of the three classes into which French society was divide…
The middle class including merchants, industrialist, and prof…
When they swore that they would continue meeting until a cons…
The natural rights of a man to liberty, property, security an…
Estates
One of the three classes into which French society was divide…
Bourgeoise
The middle class including merchants, industrialist, and prof…
14 terms
FRENCH REVOLUTION VOCABULARY WORDS
Estates
Bourgeoisie
Tennis Court Oath
Coup d' etatt
France under the Ancient Régime divided society into three es…
The upper class of the Third Estate sometimes richer than the…
Estate General Assembly gathered in an nearby tennis court an…
A sudden and decisive action in politics, especially one resu…
Estates
France under the Ancient Régime divided society into three es…
Bourgeoisie
The upper class of the Third Estate sometimes richer than the…
25 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Monarchy
Democracy
Liberty
Aristocracy
A government ruled by a king or queen
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
Freedom
Group of the most wealthy and privileged
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
Democracy
A form of government in which citizens govern themselves
10 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Estate
Aristocracy
Bourgeoisie
Widespread
The social classes in France before the French Revolution
The nobles
The middle class in France
Frequent in many places; common
Estate
The social classes in France before the French Revolution
Aristocracy
The nobles
French Revolution Vocabulary Terms
estate
absolute monarchy
palace of versailles
tyranny
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700s.
King or queen with total power.
Extravagant building that represented Louis XIV's lifestyle.
Unrestricted use of power.
estate
One of three distinct social classes in France in 1700s.
absolute monarchy
King or queen with total power.
15 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary List
Balance of Power
Social Contract
The Declaration of the Rights of Man
Estates General
Ensuring the stability of politics in Europe by making sure n…
A deal voluntarily made between a group of people and the gov…
A decree made to ensure that basic human rights of French cit…
The representative body in France that hadn't met for over 15…
Balance of Power
Ensuring the stability of politics in Europe by making sure n…
Social Contract
A deal voluntarily made between a group of people and the gov…
26 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
absolute monarchy
coupe de etate
estate general
three estates
Concept of government developed during rise of nation-states…
The sudden overthrow of a goverment by a usually small group…
An assembly of representatives from all three of estates of s…
Before the 1789 Revolution, "Old Regime" France was divided i…
absolute monarchy
Concept of government developed during rise of nation-states…
coupe de etate
The sudden overthrow of a goverment by a usually small group…
11 terms
Unit 4 French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
Estates
Estates-General
Bastille
the social and political system of Estates before the revolut…
social classes in France before the French Revolution
the legislative body of France
a French prison and armory located in Paris
Old Regime
the social and political system of Estates before the revolut…
Estates
social classes in France before the French Revolution
20 terms
French Revolution Vocabulary
Old Regime
First Estate
Second Estate
Third Estate
French political system before 1789. Was made up of three est…
Estate made up of clergy members, had influence over the king…
Estate made up of aristocrats and nobles which worked as tax…
Estate made up of 1.) rural peasants and 2.) bourgeoisie. Thi…
Old Regime
French political system before 1789. Was made up of three est…
First Estate
Estate made up of clergy members, had influence over the king…
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