Foundation of Wallachia
The foundation of Wallachia (Romanian: Descălecatul Țării Românești), that is the establishment of the first independent Romanian principality, was achieved at the beginning of the 14th century, t...
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Romania in the Early Middle Ages
The Early Middle Ages in Romania started with the withdrawal of the Roman troops and administration from Dacia province in the AD 270s. In the next millennium a series of peoples, most of whom only co...
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Litovoi
Litovoi, also Litvoy, was a Vlach//Romanian voivode in the 13th century whose territory comprised northern Oltenia (Romania).He is mentioned for the first time in a diploma issued by king Béla IV of H...
Seneslau
Seneslau, also Seneslav or Stănislau, was a Vlach voivode mentioned in a diploma issued by king Béla IV of Hungary (1235–1270) on 2 July 1247; the diploma granted territories to the Knights Hospitalle...
Barbat
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Radu Negru
Radu Negru (born in the 1269 Feb. 13) (Radu [the] Black) also known as Radu Vodă (Voivode Radu), Radu Negru, or Negru Vodă, was a legendary ruler of Wallachia.According to Romanian traditions, Radu wo...
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Basarab I of Wallachia
Basarab I ([basaˈrab]), also known as Basarab the Founder (Romanian: Basarab Întemeietorul), was the first independent ruler – voivode or prince – of Wallachia in the...
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Battle of Posada
The Battle of Posada (November 9, 1330 – November 12, 1330) was fought between Basarab I of Wallachia and Charles I Robert of Hungary. The small Wallachian army led by Basarab, formed of cavalry...
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Romania in the Middle Ages
The Middle Ages in Romania began with the withdrawal of the Mongols, the last of the migrating populations to invade the territory of modern Romania, after their attack of 1241–1242. It came to an end...
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Cumania
The name Cumania originated as the Latin exonym for the Cuman-Kipchak confederation, which was a Turkic confederation in the western part of the Eurasian Steppe, between the 10th and 13th centuries. T...
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Primary Chronicle
Tale of Bygone Years (Old Church Slavonic: Повѣсть времѧньныхъ лѣтъ, Povest Vremyannykh Let) or Primary Chronicle is a history of Kievan Rus' from about 850 to 1110, originally compiled in Kiev ab...
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Foundation of Moldavia
The foundation of Moldavia is traditionally known as descălecat, or "dismounting", in Romanian historiography, because the earliest Moldavian chronicles linked it with a legendary hunt, which ended wi...
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First Bulgarian Empire
The First Bulgarian Empire (modern Bulgarian: Първo българско царство, Parvo Balgarsko Tsarstvo) was an early medieval Turkic Bulgarian state founded in the north-eastern Balkans in c. 681 by t...
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Kingdom of Hungary in the Middle Ages
The Kingdom of Hungary was a monarchy in Central Europe that existed from the Middle Ages into the twentieth century (1000–1918, 1920–1946). The Principality of Hungary emerged as a Christian ki...
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Origin of the Romanians
There are several well-supported theories about the origin of the Romanians. It is without doubt that the Romanian language is descended from the Vulgar Latin dialects spoken in the Roman provinces no...
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Hunnic Empire
The Huns were a nomadic group of people who are known to have lived in Eastern Europe, the Caucasus, and Central Asia between the 1st century AD and the 7th century. They were first reported living ea...
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Cumans
The Cumans (Turkish: kuman / plural kumanlar Hungarian: kun / plural kunok; Greek: Κο(υ)μάνοι, Ko(u)mánoi; Latin: Pallidi, Comani, Cuni, Romanian: cuman / plural cumani, Polish: Po...
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Glad (duke)
Glad (Bulgarian: Глад, Hungarian: Galád, Romanian: Glad, Serbian: Глад) was the ruler of Banat (in present-day Romania and Serbia) at the time of the Hungarian conquest of the Carpathi...
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Principality of Transylvania (1571-1711)
The Principality of Transylvania was a semi-independent state, ruled primarily by Hungarian princes. Its territory, in addition to the traditional Transylvanian lands, also included eastern regions of...
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Pechenegs
The Pechenegs or Patzinaks were a semi-nomadic Turkic people of the Central Asian steppes speaking the Pecheneg language which belonged to the Turkic language family. Three of the ruling clans of the...
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Uprising of Asen and Peter
The Uprising of Asen and Peter (Bulgarian: Въстание на Асен и Петър) was a revolt of Bulgarians and Vlachs living in the theme of Paristrion of the Byzantine Empire, caused by a tax increase. It b...
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Gesta Hungarorum
Gesta Hungarorum, or The Deeds of the Hungarians, is the first extant Hungarian chronicle. It was written by an unidentified author who has traditionally been called Anonymus in scholarly works. Accor...
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Thraco-Roman
The term Thraco-Roman describes the Romanized culture of Thrace under the rule of the Roman Empire.
The Odrysian kingdom of Thrace became a Roman client kingdom ca. 20 BC, while the Greek city-sta...
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History of Christianity in Romania
The history of Christianity in Romania began within the Roman province of Lower Moesia, where many Christians were martyred at the end of the 3rd century. Evidence of Christian communities has been fo...
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Eurasian Avars
The Eurasian Avars /ˈævɑrz/ were a group of equestrian warrior nomads of Altaic extraction who established an empire spanning considerable areas of Central and Eastern Europe from the late 6th to the ...
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Menumorut
Menumorut, or Menumorout (Bulgarian: Меноморут; Hungarian: Ménmarót; Romanian: Menumorut), was the ruler of the lands between the rivers Mureș, Someș and Tisza at the time of the Hungarian...
Hungarian prehistory
Hungarian prehistory (Hungarian: magyar őstörténet) spans the period of history of the Hungarian people, or Magyars, which started with the separation of the Hungarian language from other Finno-Ug...
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Mongol invasion of Europe
The Mongol invasion of Europe in the 13th century was the military effort by the Mongols to invade and conquer Eastern Europe and Central Europe. It involved the severe and rampant destruction of East...
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Christianization of Bulgaria
The Christianization of Bulgaria was the process by which 9th-century medieval Bulgaria converted to Christianity. It was influenced by the Khan's shifting political alliances with the kingdom of the...
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Long War (Ottoman wars)
The Long Turkish War or Thirteen Years' War was an indecisive land war between the Habsburg Monarchy and the Ottoman Empire and the client states of Wallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia. It was waged ...
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