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the Middle Ages

noun [plural] uk   us  
a period in European history, between about AD 1000 and AD 1500, when the power of kings, people of high rank, and the Christian Church was strong
Translations of “the Middle Ages”
in Chinese (Traditional) 中世紀…
in Russian средние века…
in Turkish Orta Çağlar, Avrupa tarihinde Roma İmparatorluğu'nun sonu ve Rönesans'ın başlamasını kapsayan dönem…
in Chinese (Simplified) 中世纪…
in Polish średniowiecze…
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