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From Welsh Tewdwr (“Theodore”), later adopted as a surname of a British royal family.
- Rhymes: -uːdə(ɹ)
Tudor (plural Tudors)
- 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.
- A style of dress popular in Britain during the sixteenth century.
- Pertaining to the British monarchs of the sixteenth century.
- Pertaining to the period of British history ruled by King Henry VII, Henry VIII and the children of Henry VIII.
- (architecture) In the style of English buildings of the sixteenth century; using exposed wooden beams on the exterior.
Proper noun