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Wenceslaus

[wen-sis-laws] /ˈwɛn sɪsˌlɔs/
noun
1.
1361–1419, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1378–1400; as Wenceslaus IV, king of Bohemia 1378–1419.
2.
Saint ("Good King Wenceslaus") a.d. 903?–c935, duke of Bohemia 928–935.
Also, Wenceslas.
German Wenzel.
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Wenceslaus

/ˈwɛnsɪsləs/
noun
1.
1361–1419, Holy Roman Emperor (1378–1400) and, as Wenceslaus IV, king of Bohemia (1378–1419)
2.
Saint, known as Good King Wenceslaus. ?907–929, duke of Bohemia (?925–29); patron saint of Bohemia. Feast day: Sept 28
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