Outremer, translated from French for "overseas", was the general name given to the Crusader states established after the First Crusade: the County of Edessa, the Principality of Antioch, the County of Tripoli and especially the Kingdom of Jerusalem.
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- Nicholson, Helen. Knight Templar 1120-1312. Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2004.