Charles the Great

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Charles the Great

(Biography) another name for Charlemagne


(ˈʃɑr ləˌmeɪn)

( “Charles the Great” ) A.D. 742–814, king of the Franks 768–814; as Charles I, first emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 800–814.
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Noun1.Charles the Great - king of the Franks and Holy Roman EmperorCharles the Great - king of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor; conqueror of the Lombards and Saxons (742-814)
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So was it in the decay of the Roman empire; and likewise in the empire of Almaigne, after Charles the Great, every bird taking a feather; and were not unlike to befall to Spain, if it should break.
774 Charles the Great (Charlemagne) confirmed the gift to the pope of the territories belonging to Ravenna made by his father Pepin the Short at Quiercy-sur-Loire in 753.
The brand recreated the key power elements of the legendary leaders in the phones' designs: the founder of the Qin dynasty in China; Hung Kings in Vietnam; Sheikh Zayed ibn Sultan in the UAE; the Caliph Abu Bakr; King Charles the Great (Charlemagne) and Tsar Ivan the Terrible.
Humabon's wife Humamay was christened Juana in honor of Spain's deranged queen, mother of Charles the Great.
One of the group's most successful representatives in recent times was the Baldingtrained Charles The Great, who won the 2011 Weatherbys Super Sprint.
That race is traditionally something of a burn-up and Mention found the pace too hot - but she was hampered late on and is better than her 13th of 25 behind Charles The Great might suggest.
Joint favourite Lily's Angel failed by just a short head to catch Charles The Great who had been up in front from the start.
CHARLES The Great showed plenty of speed to land an allthe-way success in the Weatherbys Super Sprint at Newbury.
Charles the Great, who lived from 742 to 814, is better known by what name?
Let the figures be the Hungarian king and his brother: Laszlo and Salamon, or Talandus and Charles the Great, the scheme is the same: the internecine fight.
Charles the Great, or Charlemagne, was the King of the Franks in the 8th century AD.