Lion of the North

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Related to Lion of the North: Gustav Adolf
Gustavus Adolphus (1594-1632), King of Sweden, the hero of the Protestant faith in the Thirty Years' War.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The Lion of the North was no doubt an estimable person and acted wholly up to his convictions, but he must have sadly upset the peaceful nuns, who were not without convictions of their own, sending them out on to the wide, empty plain to piteously seek some life to replace the life of silence here.
was the grandson of the "Lion of the North," General Manuel Tinio, master strategist of the Philippines-American War.
Which Protestant king and military leader was called 'The Lion of the North' and dominated European history in the 1620s?
Which American invented the principle of the called 'The Lion of the North' and dominated modern machine-gun?
The American army would send 7,000 men and two generals to take the "Lion of the North" down but to no avail.