Charles II

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Synonyms for Charles II

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)


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That was Charles the Second, whose advent was already foreseen.
A maid of honour of the court of Charles the Second, with large round eyes (and other charms to correspond), seems to bathe in glowing water, and it ripples as it glows.
I knew Charles the Second very well - one of the most popular comedians in the English section - draws first rate.
I do not wonder that these men go to see Cromwell and Christina and Charles the Second and James the First and the Grand Turk.
cried the voice, as its owner pushed his way among the last five-and-twenty Turks, officers, cavaliers, and Charles the Seconds, that remained between him and the table, 'regular mangle--Baker's patent--not a crease in my coat, after all this squeezing--might have "got up my linen" as I came along-- ha
Charles the Second had a messy end and it was noticed that God failed to intervene, which caused the Reformists to nod their heads wisely in a kind of "told you so" manner.