What was the Frauenzimmer? (Guest Post) - Tudors Dynasty
By Heather R. Darsie ‚ÄčIn the 15th century, the word “vrouwenzimmer” slowly entered the German lexicon, becoming a fully-fledged concept by the late 15th to early 16th century. Literally meaning “woman’s room,” the word applied to the secondary court which developed around the women of a noble household. The word “Frau,” now simply meaning a ... [More]