Black Prince


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Black Prince

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(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.
Over the last five years, Fred Olsen built its Liverpool market, but faced a dilemma with its faithful old mini-liner, Black Prince, being withdrawn due to the cost of meeting stricter Safety of Life at Sea (SOLAS) rules.
FRED Olsen's Black Prince sails from Liverpool for the last time on July 4 before retirement on a 14-night cruise taking in Oslo, Gothenburg, Helsinki, St Petersburg, Gdynia in Poland and Copenhagen before returning to Liverpool.
Invicta made a massive efffort to accelerate from relative obscurity to activate plans for an incredibly complex sports saloon to be known as the Black Prince .
Luxury Fred Olsen liner The Black Prince returned to Scotland early yesterday after 136 passengers fell ill with a contagious vomiting virus.
FRED Olsen Cruise Lines has a few cabins left on its Black Prince cruise to the Norwegian fjords.
Another stalwart Liverpool liner bids a final farewell on Saturday, when Fred Olsen's Black Prince leaves Langton Dock for Southampton and withdrawal Picture: DAILY POST ARCHIVE .
It was originally in a building in London which was being demolished and it was brought to the church in 1840 because it was thought to be the Black Prince.
May 20, seven-night Celtic Connections Cruise aboard Black Prince.