Definition of Battle of Tertry
1. Noun. A battle in France in 687 among the descendants of Clovis.
Generic synonyms: Pitched Battle
Geographical relationships: France, French Republic
Lexicographical Neighbors of Battle Of Tertry
Literary usage of Battle of Tertry
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A History of the Christian Church by Williston Walker (1918)
"... originally " mayors of the palace," which was accomplished when Pippin, called, not wholly correctly, of Heristal, won the battle of Tertry in 687. ..."
2. Europe in the Middle Age by Oliver Joseph Thatcher, Edgar Holmes McNeal (1920)
"His murder the next year caused a renewal of the strife, which ended in the victory of Pippin, a nephew of Grimoald, in the battle of Tertry (687). ..."