Henry II

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Henry II first Plantagenet King of England; instituted judicial and financial reforms; quarreled with archbishop Becket concerning the authority of the Crown over the church (1133-1189)
    • n Henry II king of France from 1547 to 1559; regained Calais from the English; husband of Catherine de Medicis and father of Charles IX (1519-1559)
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Usage

In literature:

From the year 1173, when Henry II.
"Stories and Legends of Travel and History, for Children" by Grace Greenwood
It will be remembered that Henrietta, the widowed queen of Charles II., who was daughter of Henry IV.
"Louis XIV., Makers of History Series" by John S. C. Abbott
In the year 1556 the Pope and Henry II.
"The Vaudois of Piedmont" by John Napper Worsfold
In 1557 Henry II of France had resumed hostilities.
"Belgium" by Emile Cammaerts
Its site is now occupied by an open square, one stone remaining to mark the spot where Henry II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
On their extinction it passed to the Saxon house, and in 1007 the emperor Henry II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 2" by Various
The earliest authenticated charter is that of Henry I., which was confirmed in a charter of Henry II.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 3, Part 1, Slice 3" by Various
This office has been attached to the manor of Scoulton, in Norfolk, from the reign of Henry II.
"Coronation Anecdotes" by Giles Gossip
This was soon after the death of Henry II, when the young King's health had begun to break down.
"In Château Land" by Anne Hollingsworth Wharton
The young Prince of Joinville, son of that Duke of Guise who was murdered by the order of Henry II.
"A Little Tour in France" by Henry James
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In news:

Charles "Chip" Henry Ford II.
After helping to murder Becket , King Henry II is haunted by memories of their passionate friendship.
1170 – Thomas Becket , Archbishop of Canterbury, is assassinated inside Canterbury Cathedral by knights acting on the orders of King Henry II (More info).
Henry V is the final installment in a series of Shakespeare's historical plays -beginning with Richard II, moving on to Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, and finishing with Henry V .
The yin and yang of Shakespeare Theatre Company's ' Henry V ' and 'Richard II'.
" Holbein and the Court of Henry VIII" Elizabeth II, Windsor Castle, at the Pierpont Morgan Library, April 21-July 30, 1983 an exhibition of drawings from the Collection of H.M.
Henri Cartan, a mathematician known for meticulous proofs and for inspiring a revival of mathematics in France after World War II, died in Paris on Aug 13.
During World War II, when Henry Larsen took a Royal Canadian Mounted Police ship, the St Roch, into the fabled Northwest Passage , his boat was frozen in Arctic ice through two winters, only emerging at the eastern end after 27 months.
The yin and yang of Shakespeare Theatre Company's 'Henry V' and ' Richard II '.
Henry Buldoc and Henry Proulx served their country during World War II, but neither were given the medals they deserved.
His father, Henry IV had overthrown his cousin, Richard II, and stolen the crown .
Henri Matisse's BLUE NUDE II, 1952, is an example of decoupage, which is a type of collage.
Henry V is the final installment in a series of Shakespeare's historical plays -beginning with Richard II, moving on to Henry IV Parts 1 and 2, and finishing with Henry V.
2007-05-20 Looking back at the first weeks after World War II, a French lieutenant named Henri Francois-Poncet despaired at ever fulfilling his mission to establish the fate of French inmates of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.
Henri-Georges Clouzot's Le Corbeau (The Raven) is so utterly complex it still stirs debate today in France, a nation still reminded after all these years of the German occupation during World War II.
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In science:

On the other hand, Henry and Roulier have shown that the conditions (i) and (ii) of Theorem 4.1 are not sufficient for geometric convergence.
Constructive Function Theory on Sets of the Complex Plane through Potential Theory and Geometric Function Theory
We can see that a well defined flattening of the younger Group I relative to the older Group II is apparent for the Henry et al. (2004) sample, for which the correlation coefficients are also moderate to large, being in the range 0.40 < |r| < 0.60 for Group I and 0.50 < |r| < 0.80 for Group II.
An estimate of the time variation of the abundance gradient from planetary nebulae III. O, S, Ar, and Ne: A comparison of PN samples
The gradients of the older Group II are better, so that we can conclude the results of this sample are consistent with the results of the sample by Henry et al.
An estimate of the time variation of the abundance gradient from planetary nebulae III. O, S, Ar, and Ne: A comparison of PN samples
For Ar/H, using the same procedure, and taking into account the basic sample as well as the sample by Henry et al. (2004), we would obtain d log(Ar/H)/dR ≃ −0.04 dex/kpc or d[Fe/H]/dR ≃ −0.05 dex/kpc for Group I and d log(Ar/H)/dR ≃ −0.075 dex/kpc or d[Fe/H]/dR ≃ −0.09 dex/kpc for Group II.
An estimate of the time variation of the abundance gradient from planetary nebulae III. O, S, Ar, and Ne: A comparison of PN samples
Nitrogen, while behaving as a primary element in low-metallicity H ii regions, shows a gradually increasing N/O ratio that finally increases even more steeply than a secondary element, because of its dependence on the quasisecondary carbon (Henry et al. 2000).
Chemical Evolution of Galaxies
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