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Synonyms for Charles

King of France from 1560 to 1574 whose reign was dominated by his mother Catherine de Medicis (1550-1574)


King of France who began his reign with most of northern France under English control


as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877)

King of England and Scotland and Ireland during the Restoration (1630-1685)


son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland

the eldest son of Elizabeth II and heir to the English throne (born in 1948)

French physicist and author of Charles's law which anticipated Gay-Lussac's law (1746-1823)

king of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor

a river in eastern Massachusetts that empties into Boston Harbor and that separates Cambridge from Boston

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King Charles III has enjoyed critically acclaimed sell-out runs at the Almeida Theatre, been a Olivier Award-winning hit in the West End and is now on a UK tour.
Smith Charles III Bedlam October 19-25 Mental health is put centre stage in this Festival of Divine Madness to demonstrate how the arts can play an important role in recovery and wellbeing.
In 1861, HSH Prince Charles III of Monaco pursued a magnificent dream, founding the exclusive district of Monte Carlo - Italian for Mont Charles - and transforming his modest nation into an enduring symbol of style and prestige.
Monter takes the reader in successive chapters through the ups and downs of Lorraine's rulers from Rene I, the first ruler to acquire both the Duchy of Lorraine and the adjoining Duchy of Bar, through the rule of Charles III (1545-1608), Lorraine's most ambitious ruler, and finally to the series of French occupations from 1633 through the mid-eighteenth century that marked the end of Lorraine's independence.
After his father's death in 1766, the Young Pretender considered himself the rightful king of Scotland and gave himself the title King Charles III.
Beginning in early 1940, not only did Hemingway for the first time allow Charles III and Perkins to read a novel while in the composition stage, but he also proved more amenable to suggestions for revision, including "modify[ing Robert] Jordan's thoughts on masturbating in chapter 31 because Scribner had been bothered by it" (213).
Besides his mother Loretta, Charlie will be greatly missed by his wife, Jean (Ripolone) of 42 years, and children Shelley and her husband Don Lockwood of Palmer, Charles III and his wife Pam Smith, James and his wife Amanda Smith, Glenn and his wife Angela Smith all of Wales.
Entitled 'Corti e Citta', it is devoted to visual culture in the western Alpine region during the 15th century, focusing on the culture of the court of Savoy between the lifetime of Duke Amedee VIII (1383-1451) and the reign of his great-grandson Charles III (1504-53).
Influenced by the Enlightenment, King Charles III made great strides in education and public policy while promoting exploration and the pursuit of scientific knowledge.
In 1767 Charles III decreed the expulsion of Jesuits from the empire, and after that expulsion the Crown appointed royal administrators over the Guarani missions.
Rendered persona non grata in 1767 by King Charles III of Spain, the society's suppression six years later by Pope Clement XIV resulted in a further forty-one-year moratorium on their labors.
Moody plans to use the $8,400 he expects to save this year to expand his investments in stocks and help pay $25,000 in annual tuition costs for his 17-year-old son, Charles III, who plans to attend Morehouse College next year.
Chuck adopted his pet back in 1999 from a turtle rescue group, and kept Charlie in the back yard of his Granada Hills home so his then 5-year-old grandson, Charles III, could get in touch with nature when he visited on the weekends.
Camilla has remained silent throughout the whole affair and the truth of the matter is that King Charles III will need a companion.