Frederick II

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Frederick II the Holy Roman Emperor who led the Sixth Crusade and crowned himself king of Jerusalem (1194-1250)
    • n Frederick II king of Prussia from 1740 to 1786; brought Prussia military prestige by winning the War of the Austrian Succession and the Seven Years' War (1712-1786)
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Usage

In literature:

Hypothecated by the emperor Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 8, Slice 8" by Various
On the one hand, the possession of Sicily induced Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 3" by Various
Jerusalem, plan for reconquest of, 134; recovered by Frederick II, 139.
"A Short History of Italy" by Henry Dwight Sedgwick
Frederick II was denied all the comforts of religion.
"A Short History of the World" by H. G. Wells
It became a town in 1227 and was presented by the emperor Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 9, Slice 8" by Various
Do princes have any pity for those who oppose their will, and will Frederick II.
"The Road to Paris" by Robert Neilson Stephens
Frederick, Crown Prince of Prussia, afterwards Emperor of Germany, ii.
"Story of My Life, volumes 1-3" by Augustus J. C. Hare
No sooner did the Emperor Frederick II.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
Upon Sardinia, which Frederick II.
"A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 8 (of 10)" by François-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire)
A gateway of the palace of the emperor Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 5" by Various
The peculiar problems offered by the conditions of poetry at Frederick II.
"Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature" by John Addington Symonds
Near Elsinore is the castle of Kronberg, built by Frederick II of Denmark about 1580, and commanding the Sound.
"The New Gresham Encyclopedia" by Various
She managed also to keep out of the great quarrel between Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 7" by Various
Along with this description of Frederick by the Queen, take Thackeray's character of George II.
"The Impeachment of The House of Brunswick" by Charles Bradlaugh
The vengeance of the Emperor Frederick II.
"Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c." by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
He became one of the most faithful servants of the Emperor Frederick II.
"The Browning Cyclopædia" by Edward Berdoe
In June 1874 he was found guilty of a libel on Prince Bismarck, whom he had compared to Frederick II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 10, Slice 1" by Various
On June 15 of the same year Emperor Frederick also died, and William II.
"McClure's Magazine, Vol. 1, No. 4, September 1893" by Various
In 1229 the Emperor Frederick II.
"Chaucer and His England" by G. G. Coulton
Britain and Ireland, son of Frederick, prince of Wales, and grandson of George II., whom he succeeded in 1760, was born on the 4th of June 1738.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 11, Slice 7" by Various
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In news:

Shawn Stockman of Boyz II Men, a judge on NBC's The… (FREDERICK…).
Paul Revere II, Paine Service, 1773, silver, Gift of Frances Thomas Paine and Eliza S Paine in memory of Frederick William Paine.
FREDERICK II, King of Prussia, has long been famous as one of history's great generals: he attacked ruthlessly, conquered repeatedly and raised his country to the rank of a great power.
FBI Special Agent Frederick Humphries II played a key role in stopping a terrorist attack aimed at blowing up Los Angeles International Airport just as the year 2000 dawned.
Associated Press In this July 27, 2005, photo, FBI Agent Frederick Humphries II speaks during a news conference after the sentencing of Ahmed Ressam at the Federal Courthouse in Seattle.
(AP) — FBI Special Agent Frederick Humphries II played a key role in investigating a terrorist attack aimed at blowing up Los Angeles International Airport just as the year 2000 dawned.
While ostensibly grounded in post-World War II London, his elegant police procedurals featuring Inspector Frederick Troy of Scotland Yard succeed in traversing fluid timelines.
In the hours since the man formerly known as Shirtless FBI Agent was revealed to be 47-year-old Frederick W Humphries II, a few details have emerged that suggest he's less sleazy than previously believed.
' Shirtless FBI agent' in Petraeus scandal ID'd as Frederick W Humphries II.
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In science:

II, Translated from the Russian by Merlynd Nestell, Frederick Ungar Publishing Co., New York, 1963. 4. A.
On a theorem of Livsic
Naimark, Linear Differential Operators; Part II: Linear Differential Operators in Hilbert Space, Frederick Ungar Publishing Co. (1968).
Convergence of regular approximations to the spectra of singular fourth order Sturm-Liouville problems
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