Meaning of Capetian


Pronunciation: (ku-pē'shun), [key]
— adj.
  1. of or pertaining to the French dynasty that ruled France a.d. 987–1328 in the direct line, and in collateral branches, as the Valois and Bourbons, until 1848 (except 1795–1814).
  1. a member of this dynasty.
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