Medieval vs Medkniche - What's the difference?

medieval | medkniche |


As an adjective medieval

is medieval (of or relating to the middle ages).

As a noun medkniche is

in medieval england, the amount of hay which could be lifted by the little finger up to the knee this was a form of payment for haywards.

medieval

English

Alternative forms

* mediaeval, (used for archaizing effect although non-contemporary), medireview (autocorrected misspelling)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Of or relating to the Middle Ages, the period from about 500 to about 1500.
  • Having characteristics associated with the Middle Ages.
  • Archaic.
  • Brutal.
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  • Derived terms

    * medievaldom * medievalism * medievalist * medievalize * medireview

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Someone living in the Middle Ages.
  • A medieval example (of something aforementioned or understood from context).
  • * Thank God for modern remedies, the medievals were often useless or even harmful.
  • medkniche

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • In medieval England, the amount of hay which could be lifted by the little finger up to the knee. This was a form of payment for haywards.