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Tudor may refer to:

People

Architecture

Entertainment

Transportation

Other uses

  • Tudor period, a historical era in England coinciding with the rule of the Tudor dynasty
  • Tudor bonnet, a style of cap
  • Tudor City, an apartment complex located in New York City, New York, United States
  • Tudor rose, a traditional heraldic emblem of England, first introduced by Henry VII
  • Tudor watch, a brand of watches manufactured by Rolex
  • Tudor Wines, http://www.tudorwines.com located in Monterey, California, USA, a luxury category pinot noir producer.
  • Tudor Investment Corporation, a leading hedge fund founded by Paul Tudor Jones
  • Tudor's Toughs, a paramilitary group during the Irish War of Independence. See Black and Tans
  • The Public Research Centre Henri Tudor, a Luxembourg research institute

1911 encyclopedia

Up to date as of January 14, 2010

From LoveToKnow 1911

There is more than one meaning of Tudor discussed in the 1911 Encyclopedia. We are planning to let all links go to the correct meaning directly, but for now you will have to search it out from the list below by yourself. If you want to change the link that led you here yourself, it would be appreciated.


Wiktionary

Up to date as of January 15, 2010

Definition from Wiktionary, a free dictionary

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English

Etymology

From the Welsh surname of a British royal family

Pronunciation

Noun

Tudor

  1. A monarch of the British royal family during the sixteenth century. Specifically, King Henry VII and Henry VIII or one of his three children who ascended the throne
  2. A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century

Adjective

Tudor

  1. Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century
  2. Pertaining to the period of British history ruled by King Henry VII, Henry VIII and the children of Henry VIII
  3. (architecture) In the style of English buildings of the sixteenth century; using exposed wooden beams on the exterior

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