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Normanadjective

uk   /ˈnɔː.mən/  us   /ˈnɔːr.mən/
belonging or ​relating to the ​people from ​northern France, ​especially those who invaded (= used ​force to ​enter)England in 1066 and ​becameitsrulers, or to the ​buildings that were made during ​theirrule: the Norman ​invasion/​conquest a Norman ​castle/​church/​cathedral
Norman
noun [C] uk   us  
The Anglo-Saxons were ​defeated by the Normans.
(Definition of Norman from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 诺曼人的, (建筑)诺曼式的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 諾曼人的, (建築)諾曼式的…
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