Charles II

Charles II

noun
1.
Charles I ( def 2 ).
2.
("Charles the Fat") a.d. 809–888, king of France 884–887; as Charles III, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 881–887.
3.
1630–85, king of Great Britain 1660–85 (son of Charles I of England).
4.
1661–1700, king of Spain 1665–1700.
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Charles II
 
n
1.  known as Charles the Bald. 823--877 ad, Holy Roman Emperor (875--877) and, as Charles I, king of France (843--877)
2.  See Charles III the title as king of France of Charles III (Holy Roman Emperor)
3.  1630--85, king of England, Scotland, and Ireland (1660--85) following the Restoration (1660); son of Charles I. He did much to promote commerce, science, and the Navy, but his Roman Catholic sympathies caused widespread distrust
4.  1661--1700, the last Hapsburg king of Spain: his reign saw the end of Spanish power in Europe

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