Robert I


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Rob·ert I 1

 (rŏb′ərt) Known as "Robert the Devil." Died 1035.
Duke of Normandy (1027-1035) who named as his heir his illegitimate son William, the future William the Conqueror.

Rob·ert I 2

 (rŏb′ərt) Known as "Robert the Bruce." 1274-1329.
King of Scotland (1306-1329) who defied Edward I of England by having himself crowned and won Scottish independence from England in a battle at Bannockburn (1314).
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Robert I

(ˈrɒbət)
n
(Biography) known as Robert the Bruce. 1274–1329, king of Scotland (1306–29): he defeated the English army of Edward II at Bannockburn (1314) and gained recognition of Scotland's independence (1328)
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Robert I


n.
1. ( “Robert the Devil” ) died 1035, duke of Normandy 1028–35 (father of William I of England).
2. Also called Rob′ert the Bruce′, Rob′ert Bruce′. 1274–1329, king of Scotland 1306–29.
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Noun1.Robert I - king of Scotland from 1306 to 1329Robert I - king of Scotland from 1306 to 1329; defeated the English army under Edward II at Bannockburn and gained recognition of Scottish independence (1274-1329)
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