Badorf Ware

Also known as ‘Continental Wheel-Thrown Pottery’, mainly yellow and later red in colour and produced in the Cologne area, Germany in the eighth and ninth centuries.

Castellum

Latin term for ‘fort’. Used for the smaller forts of the Roman Empire. The diminutive form of castrum. The frontiers of the Roman Empire had many

Cist

In archaeology the term is used for a stone or wooden chamber that served as a coffin or burial place (Britannica). These can date back to

Clergy

Derived from the Latin term ‘clericus’ (clergyman). It is a collective noun for those people who are ordained to perform religious duties. Individuals are called clerics.

Crowdfunding

English term from the 21st century. See: OxfordDictionaries. To realise a project, one has to find a loan, or a few big investors. Nowadays, the alternative

Crucifix

A cross with the figure of Jesus Christ. See: Oxford Dictionaries. A widely used symbol either as a statue, or on a necklace, or a rosary.