Clovis I


Also found in: Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

Clovis I

ad 466?-511.
King of the Franks (481-511) who unified Gaul as a single kingdom and established his capital at Paris. His name, Gallicized as "Louis," was given to 18 later French monarchs.

Clovis I

(ˈkləʊvɪs)
n
(Biography) German name Chlodwig. ?466–511 ad, king of the Franks (481–511), who extended the Merovingian kingdom to include most of Gaul and SW Germany

Clo•vis I

(ˈkloʊ vɪs)
n.
A.D. c465–511, king of the Franks 481–511. German, Chlodwig.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Clovis I - king of the Franks who unified Gaul and established his capital at Paris and founded the Frankish monarchyClovis I - king of the Franks who unified Gaul and established his capital at Paris and founded the Frankish monarchy; his name was rendered as Gallic `Louis' (466-511)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Clovis is continuing to evaluate the potential for rucaparib in combination with other agents for the treatment of advanced bladder cancer.
Clovis is eligible to up to EUR350m upon the achievement of development and commercial milestones, as well as royalties on sales of lucitanib in the Servier territories.