WEEK VII WORDS

GEORGES DUBY        DAVID HERLIHY
PIRENNE THESIS      MARE NOSTRUM
SALVIAN (400+)
POPE "HADRIAN VII"
MORTMAIN (
the "dead hand" of the Church)
INCEST       ENDOGAMY
GOD-CHILDREN/-PARENTS        GOSSIP (= GOD-SIB)
JUVENES (
= "les jeunes" = "the young men")
ROBERT OF MEULAN D. 1118
LAUDATIO PARENTUM        
CALUMPNIA (heir's challenge to father's gift)                RETRAIT LIGNAGER
FORMARIAGE  (
Out-marriage, when serfs marry outside the lordship)          SEQUELA (= suit, brood of piglets etc., a demeaning reference to serfs' children)
MACONNAIS
CLAN            LINEAGE            COGNATIO            PARENTELIC KINSHIP            PRIMOGENITURE
PROBITAS               BASTARDS            JUVENES (
young, unmarried men)               
DOCTRINE OF REPRESENTATION (by which a son can take the place in inherutance of a dead father etc.)
DOS (
Latin wordmeaning "endowment", but understood at various times to denote "dower", "dowry" etc.)
RAPTUS (
Rape/Abduction)
OBLATES (
Child offered up on a monastery altar to become a monk)
BURCHARD OF WORMS         DISCRETIO

FRENCH KINGS:         ROBERT THE PIOUS (996-1031), LOUIS VII (1137-80), PHILIP (II) AUGUSTUS (1180-1223)
FRENCH QUEENS:      ELEANOR OF AQUITAINE      INGEBORG OF DENMARK


Texts for Discussion

Anglo-Saxon Betrothal Regulations *
Betrothal Document from Southern Burgundy, 994
Bestiary on Crows *
Murray, nos. 6 (Cnut's Laws, I. 6-7, 24; II. 50-55, 70, 72-4), 26-7 (13th c. Marriage Rules), 54 (Marriage as "feudal" business: Omit Magna Carta)