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Carlos

[kahr-lohs, -luh s; Spanish kahr-laws] /ˈkɑr loʊs, -ləs; Spanish ˈkɑr lɔs/
noun
1.
Don
[don;; Spanish dawn] /dɒn;; Spanish dɔn/ (Show IPA),
(Carlos Maria Isidro de Borbón) 1788–1855, pretender to the Spanish throne.
2.
a male given name.
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Carlos

/ˈkɑːlɒs/
noun
1.
Don. full name Carlos María Isidro de Borbón. 1788–1855, second son of Charles IV: pretender to the Spanish throne and leader of the Carlists.
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Carlos

Spanish form of the Germanic masculine proper name that is represented in English by Charles.

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Carlos

king of a troubled Portugal that was beset by colonial disputes, grave economic difficulties, and political unrest during his reign (1889-1908).

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