Philip V


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Philip V

238-179 bc.
King of Macedon (221-179) who won the First Macedonian War with Rome (205) but was defeated in the Second Macedonian War (197).

Philip V

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(Biography) 1683–1746, king of Spain (1700–46) and founder of the Bourbon dynasty in Spain. His accession began the War of Spanish Succession (1701–13)
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Noun1.Philip V - king of ancient Macedonia whose confrontations with the Romans led to his defeat and his loss of control over GreecePhilip V - king of ancient Macedonia whose confrontations with the Romans led to his defeat and his loss of control over Greece
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Yet, the Sun King was not only a model worthy of emulation for Philip V, but an exemplary art collector representative of late 17th-century French taste.
Philip V (1683-1746), grandson of Louis XIV and first Bourbon king of Spain, has attracted only modest scholarly interest, and this is the first modern biography in English.
Taken collectively, Delgado Barrado's essays suggest the need to re-evaluate the intellectual ferment, and reforming fervor, that marked Ferdinand VI's reign and to recognize its importance as a hinge between the longer, better known, and usually more highly-esteemed reigns of Philip V and Charles III.