Black Prince


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Black Prince

n
(Biography) the Black Prince See Edward21

Ed•ward

(ˈɛd wərd)

n.
1. Prince of Wales and Duke of Cornwall ( “The Black Prince” ), 1330–76, English military leader (son of Edward III).
2. Lake, a lake in central Africa, between Uganda and the Democratic Republic of the Congo: a source of the Nile. 830 sq. mi. (2150 sq. km).

Ed•ward

(ˈɛd wərd)
n.
1. Edward I, ( “Edward Longshanks” ) 1239–1307, king of England 1272–1307 (son of Henry III).
2. Edward II, 1284–1327, king of England 1307–27 (son of Edward I).
3. Edward III, 1312–77, king of England 1327–77 (son of Edward II).
4. Edward IV, 1442–83, king of England 1461–70, 1471–83: 1st king of the house of York.
5. Edward V, 1470–83, king of England 1483 (son of Edward IV).
6. Edward VI, 1537–53, king of England 1547–53 (son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour).
7. Edward VII, (Albert Edward) ( “the Peacemaker” ) 1841–1910, king of Great Britain and Ireland 1901–10 (son of Queen Victoria).
8. Edward VIII, (Duke of Windsor) 1894–1972, king of Great Britain 1936: abdicated (son of George V; brother of George VI).
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Noun1.Black Prince - son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)Black Prince - son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376)
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By this time Edward III had died, and Richard, the young son of the Black Prince, had come to the throne.
On such an occasion the author chanced to call to memory a rhyme recording three names of the manors forfeited by the ancestor of the celebrated Hampden, for striking the Black Prince a blow with his racket, when they quarrelled at tennis;
He was compared by obsequious flatterers to the Black Prince, to Alcibiades, to the young Caesar.
Yet the bells, when they sounded, told me sorrowfully of change in everything; told me of their own age, and my pretty Dora's youth; and of the many, never old, who had lived and loved and died, while the reverberations of the bells had hummed through the rusty armour of the Black Prince hanging up within, and, motes upon the deep of Time, had lost themselves in air, as circles do in water.
The four men - all believed to be white - arrived at the Texaco garage on Black Prince Avenue, Cheylesmore, in two vehicles just before 10.
Oh, and last time I looked, the Black Prince was still prancing around on his horse in City Square, Leeds, where he has been since 1900.
Items including the shield and helmet of Edward of Woodstock (1330-1376) - popularly known as The Black Prince - have been analysed by conservation experts hoping to discover more about them.
A military historian says Edward of Woodstock unfairly became known as The Black Prince after the French claimed he ordered the deaths of 3,000 innocents in Limoges, 647 years ago.
To Win and Lose a Medieval Battle: Najera (April 3, 1367), a Pyrrhic Victory for the Black Prince
The Black Prince, which opens on Friday in Los Angeles, tells the story of Singh, the last king and a tragic hero of the once-prosperous Sikh kingdom that spread across the fertile northern plains of India's Punjab until British soldiers annexed the territory following two wars in the mid-19th century.
by Hindustan Times Veteran actress Shabana Azmi as Rani Jindan, the exiled King's mother in The Black Prince.
The M&S design team worked with the London-based duo to create bespoke fabrics and trims including a navy and black Prince of Wales check that features on the bomber jacket and mac, and marl tape trims, zip pulls and matte silver linings.