Philip of Valois

king of France who founded the Valois dynasty; his dispute with Edward III over his succession led to the Hundred Years' War (1293-1350)
Syn: ↑Philip VI
Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex

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  • Philip of Valois, Duke of Orléans — Philip of Valois (born July 1, 1336 at Vincennes died September 1, 1376 at Orléans), Duke of Orléans, of Touraine and Count of Valois, the fifth son of Philip VI of France of Valois, King of France, and Jeanne de Bourgogne.His father named him… …   Wikipedia

  • Philip I of Taranto — (November 10, 1278 – December 26 1331): of the Angevin house, was titular Emperor of Constantinople (as Philip II), despot of Epirus, King of Albania, Prince of Achaea and Taranto, and Lord of Durazzo.Born in Naples, Philip was a younger son of… …   Wikipedia

  • Philip of France — might refer to: *Philip I of France (1053 1108), King of France *Philip of France (1116 1131), co king of France, son of Louis the Fat *Philip of France (1125 1161), bishop of Paris, son of Louis the Fat *Philip II of France, known as Philip… …   Wikipedia

  • Philip I, Duke of Burgundy — Philip I of Burgundy, also Philip II of Palatine Burgundy, Philip II of Boulogne, Philip III of Artois, Philip III of Boulogne, nicknamed Philip of Rouvres (1346 ndash; November 21 1361) was Duke of Burgundy from 1350 until his death. Philip was… …   Wikipedia

  • Philip VI of France — Infobox French Royalty|monarch name=Philip VI the Fortunate title=King of France caption= reign=1 April 1328 ndash; 22 August 1350 coronation=29 May 1328 full name= predecessor=Charles IV successor=John II spouse=Joan of Burgundy Blanche d Évreux …   Wikipedia

  • Philip VI — 1293 1350, king of France 1328 50: first ruler of the house of Valois. * * * or Philip of Valois French Philippe de Valois born 1293 died Aug. 22, 1350, near Paris First French king of the Valois dynasty (1328–50). He continued Capetian efforts… …   Universalium

  • Valois — /vann lwann / for 1, 3; /val wah/ for 2, n. 1. a member of a ruling family of France that reigned from 1328 to 1589. 2. Dame Ninette de /ni net /. See de Valois, Dame Ninette. 3. a county in the Île de France, which became united to the French… …   Universalium

  • Valois Dynasty —    French royal dynasty between 1328 and 1589. The last strong king of the medieval Capetian dynasty, Philip IV (1285 1314), left three sons (Louis X, Philip V, and Charles IV) who ruled in succession between 1314 and 1328. At the death of Louis… …   Historical Dictionary of Renaissance

  • Philip — /fil ip/, n. 1. one of the 12 apostles. Mark 3:18; John 1:43 48; 6:5 7. 2. one of the leaders of the Christian Hellenists in the early church in Jerusalem who afterwards became an evangelist and missionary. Acts 6; 8:26 40. 3. King (Metacomet),… …   Universalium

  • Philip VI — noun king of France who founded the Valois dynasty; his dispute with Edward III over his succession led to the Hundred Years War (1293 1350) • Syn: ↑Philip of Valois • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex * * * 1293 1350, king of France …   Useful english dictionary

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