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Charlemagne

The first holy roman emperor

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Charles Martel

The founder of the Carolingian dynasty

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Medieval

500-100 c e in between the classical and modern eras

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Constantinople

The former name of Istanbul and Constantine's capital

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Caesaropapism

Doctrine that stated the state was above the church

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Justinian

The emperor of the Byzantine empire and the builder of the Hagia Sophia

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Theodora

Justinian's wife

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Hagia Sofia

The Christian church that Justinian built

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Justinian code

The definite roman law

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Greek fire

A weapon that launched a compound of sulfur line and petroleum

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Theme

Portions of land was given to soldiers who were out if the army

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Carolingian dynasty

The dynasty started by Charles Martel

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Missi Dominici

A group of imperial officers

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Magyars

People who originated in Hungary

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Vikings

Raiders who pillaged the cities considered most safe by Europe

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Hippodrome

A stadium built for entertainment

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Feudalism

In Medieval Europe lord took care of a town for the king and pea stabs wired the lands

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Pope Gregory 1

He made it so the pope was the authority for all churches

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Iconoclasm

The destroying of icons/ idols

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St. Basil St Benedict

The founders of monasteries

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St Cyril and St Methodius

Christian missionaries to the Slavs

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Cyrillic alphabet

Denotation of the alphabet used by many Slavs

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Schism

A split or division between two parties