of a group of Franks that settled along the Rhine near Cologne in the 4th cent.
Origin of Ripuarian; from Medieval Latin Ripuarius (prob. ; from Classical Latin riparius, riparian) + -an
a Ripuarian Frank
Of, relating to, or being a group of Franks who settled along the Rhine, near Cologne, in the fourth century AD.
A Ripuarian Frank.
Origin of RipuarianFrom Medieval Latin Ripuārius.