follow Dictionary.com

Love words? Sign up for our Word of the Day!

Louis II

noun
1.
German Ludwig II. ("the German") a.d. 804?–876, king of Germany 843–876 (son of Louis I).
2.
a.d. 822?–875, king of Italy 844–875; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 855–875 (son of Lothair I).
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for louis ii german

Louis II

noun
1.
known as Louis the German. ?804–876 ad, king of Germany (843–76); son of Louis I
2.
1845–86, king of Bavaria (1864–86): noted for his extravagant castles and his patronage of Wagner. Declared insane (1886), he drowned himself
3.
de Bourbon. See (Prince de) Condé
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for Louis II

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for louis

5
7
Scrabble Words With Friends