Urban V

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Urban V French pope from 1362 to 1370 who tried to reestablish the papacy in Rome but in 1367 returned to Avignon hoping to end the war between France and England; canonized in 1870 (1310-1370)
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Usage

In literature:

On the death of Paul V. in 1623, Maffeo Barberini was elected Pope, as Urban VIII.
"Great Astronomers" by R. S. Ball
V. In his conduct towards the allies, the natural urbanity of Cimon served to conceal a policy deep-laid and grasping.
"Athens: Its Rise and Fall, Complete" by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
Charles persuaded Urban V. to refuse the necessary dispensations for the marriage.
"The History of England" by T.F. Tout
A little book for the urbane, compiled by E. V. Lucas.
"Village Life in America 1852-1872" by Caroline Cowles Richards
Urban V. unwisely provoked a declaration that bore witness to this decline of influence.
"The English Church in the Middle Ages" by William Hunt
In 1363 and 1364 Urban V. made another attempt to reduce the heretics to obedience.
"A History of The Inquisition of The Middle Ages; volume II" by Henry Charles Lea
He went out to meet Urban V. on his return from Avignon to Rome in 1367, and craved his sanction for the new order and a distinctive habit.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 3" by Various
He saw the growth of the Turkish power, and he sought the aid of Urban V. for the final contest that he saw must come.
"Constantinople" by William Holden Hutton
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In news:

Demi Amor Age: 18 Location: Detroit, Mi Occupation: CNA and Model Style: Urban Glamour Beauty Fave I Can't Live Without: MAC Viva Glam V lip gloss.
Urban v United Pet Supply Inc. Home Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities ex rel.
Urban v United Pet Supply Inc. Home Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities ex rel.
The EN-V is more than just an electric ride for urban commuters.
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In science:

Ioannides, The evolution of city size distributions, In Handbook of Regional and Urban Economics 4 (V.
On random coefficient INAR(1) processes
Gabaix (2003) The Evoluation of City Size Distributions, in Handbook of Urban and Regional Economics, J.V.
Theory of Zipf's Law and of General Power Law Distributions with Gibrat's law of Proportional Growth
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