Normanize [nôr′mə nīz΄]
vi., vt.
Normanized, Normanizing
to make or become Norman in style, language, customs, law, etc.

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  • Normanize — Normanization, n. Normanizer, n. /nawr meuh nuyz /, v.t., v.i., Normanized, Normanizing. to make or become Norman in customs, language, etc. Also, esp. Brit., Normanise. [1615 25; NORMAN + IZE] * * * …   Universalium

  • normanize — nor·man·ize …   English syllables

  • Normanize — Nor•man•ize [[t]ˈnɔr məˌnaɪz[/t]] v. t. v. i. ized, iz•ing to make or become Norman in customs, language, etc • Etymology: 1615–25 Nor man•i•za′tion, n …   From formal English to slang

  • normanize — ˈnȯ(r)məˌnīz transitive verb ( ed/ ing/ s) Usage: see ize, often capitalized Etymology: Norman (I) + ize : to make Norman in quality, traits, or culture; also : to bring under th …   Useful english dictionary

  • Norman — noun 1》 a member of a people of mixed Frankish and Scandinavian origin who settled in Normandy in the 10th century; in particular, any of the Normans who conquered England in 1066 or their descendants.     ↘a native or inhabitant of modern… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Norman — n. & adj. n. 1 a native or inhabitant of Normandy. 2 a descendant of the people of mixed Scandinavian and Frankish origin established there in the 10th c., who conquered England in 1066. 3 Norman French. 4 Archit. the style of Romanesque… …   Useful english dictionary

  • normanization — ˌnȯ(r)mənə̇ˈzāshən noun ( s) Usage: often capitalized Etymology: normanize + ation : the act or process of making Norman normanization of England after the Conquest …   Useful english dictionary