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ID: 7029444
 

Record Type: administrative
Hierarchy of Neustria (former nation/state/empire)  Neustria (former nation/state/empire)

Coordinates:
Lat: 48 54 00 N  degrees minutes   Lat: 48.9000  decimal degrees
Long: 002 23 24 E  degrees minutes   Long: 2.3900  decimal degrees

Note: Refers to the western Frankish kingdom during the Merovingian period; comprises area of modern France west of the Meuse and north of the Loire rivers; was rival of Austrasia in 7th century; by 11th century, term refered to smaller area, sometimes synonymous with Normandy.

Names:
Neustria (preferred,C,V)  ............ meaning "new," referring to area colonized by Franks since their settlement in northern Gaul
Neustrie (C,V)
Francia (C,V)  ............ name used by Neustrian writers to refer to this area
Frankish Kingdom (C,V)
Frankish Empire (C,V)

Hierarchical Position:
Hierarchy of World (facet)    World (facet)
Hierarchy of Europe (continent)  ....  Europe (continent) (P)
Hierarchy of Frankish Kingdoms (historical region)  ........  Frankish Kingdoms (historical region) (P,H)
Hierarchy of Neustria (former nation/state/empire)  ............  Neustria (former nation/state/empire) (P)

Place Types:
former nation/state/empire (preferred, C)
historical region (C)
territory (H)  ............  during Middle Ages

Related geographic places:
capital is ....  Aachen .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, Germany, North Rhine-Westphalia) [7004799]
capital is ....  Paris .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, France, Île-de-France) [7008038]
capital is ....  Tournai .......... (inhabited place)
..................  (World, Europe, Belgium, Wallonia, Province de Hainaut) [7008002]

Sources and Contributors:
Francia..........  [VP]
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 04/15/99
Frankish Empire..........  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) "History of the Low Countries"; accessed 15 June 2017
Frankish Kingdom..........  [VP]
.............................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (2015-) accessed 15 June 2017
Neustria..........  [VP Preferred]
.................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 04/15/99
Neustrie..........  [BHA]
.................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
.................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
.................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
Subject: .....  [BHA, VP]
..................  Columbia Encyclopedia (1975)
..................  Encyclopedia Britannica Online (1994-2002) accessed 04/15/99
..................  Petit Robert II, Noms (1989)
..................  Webster's Geographical Dictionary (1984)
 
Note:
English .......... [VP]

 

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