Saint Joan Glossary

Saint Joan Glossary

Affliction

suffering

Apparitions

spirit

Appetite

need to eat

Assessors

judges

Bourgeoisie

the rich capitalist class which own most of the wealth and means of production

Cathedral

church

Celestial

godly

Chivalry

good manners

Contemplation

deliberation

Consternation

worry

Contemptuously

disapprovingly

Coronation

the ceremony of crowning a Queen or King

Descending

moving down

Distinguished

well-known

Ditch

waterway

Eccentric

unusual

Ecclesiastical

religious

Endured

tolerate

Excommunication

It is the tool used by religious society to maintain the following and decorum of their society. Those followers who do not properly adhere to the demands of the society are removed from it.

fatalistically

acceptance of all events as part of fate and destiny.

Headdress

headband

Heaps

more than enough

Heresy

dissent

Imperil

put in danger

Implacably

cold-heartedly

Implication

suggestion

Impudence

rudeness

Incorrigible

hopeless

Incredulous

doubtful

Inkhorn

a small portable container for ink

Inquisition

enquiry

Magisterially

showing or having great authority

Mendacious

false

Nuisance

irritation

Obscure

difficult to understand

Penance

self-punishment

Personages

someone who is very important or has elevated position

Scruff

a person with untidy appearance

Snobbery

arrogance

Queerest

out of the ordinary

Transacted

conducted

Turret

tower

Usurping

take over

Welter

confusion

Worthies

important prople

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