Jacquerie

What is Jacquerie?

Jacquerie definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
noun
the revolt of the peasants of northern France against the nobles in 1358.
(lowercase) any peasant revolt.

Origin of JacquerieFrench, Middle French, equivalent to jaque(s) peasant (after Jacques, a name thought to be typical of peasants) + -rie -ry

 

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