Sentence Examples


  • He seemed at first inclined to press a quarrel with France over the Burgundian frontier, but the refusal of Pope Boniface VIII.
  • The Burgundian region, including Cte dOr and the valley of the Sane (Beaujolais, Mconnais).
  • The foundation of the Burgundian r ule in the Netherlands was laid by the succession of Y Philip the Bold to the counties of Flanders and Artois in 1384 in right of his wife Margaret de Male.
  • The consolidation of the Burgundian power was effected by Philip the Good, grandson of Philip the Bold, in his long and successful reign of 48 years, 1419-1467.
  • He made his bastard son David bishop of Utrecht, and from 1456 onwards that see continued under Burgundian influence.