Henry of Navarre

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Henry of Navarre king of France from 1589 to 1610; although he was leader of the Huguenot armies, when he succeeded the Catholic Henry III and founded the Bourbon dynasty in 1589 he established religious freedom in France;
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Usage

In literature:

Meanwhile whatever hopes remained of subjecting the Low Countries were destroyed by the triumph of Henry of Navarre.
"History of the English People, Volume V (of 8)" by John Richard Green
That day, bright and fair, when Henry d'Albret, King of Navarre, took her in his arms and kissed her brow!
"Under the Rose" by Frederic Stewart Isham
Jeanne d'Albret, queen of Navarre, and mother of Henry IV.
"The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 18, No. 107, September, 1866" by Various
I went accordingly, and found that he had received letters from the king of Navarre (grandfather of Henry IV.).
"Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds" by Charles Mackay
ENGLISHMEN with Henry of Navarre, 319.
"The Story of Rouen" by Sir Theodore Andrea Cook
Then glory to his holy name from whom all glories are; And glory to our sovereign lord, King Henry of Navarre.
"Journeys Through Bookland, Vol. 8" by Charles H. Sylvester
His death (1589) secured the throne to the king of Navarre, who took the title of Henry IV.
"A Modern History, From the Time of Luther to the Fall of Napoleon" by John Lord
Henry of Navarre, 129.
"The Cathedrals of Northern France" by Francis Miltoun
He expected he'd be like Henry of Navarre.
"Love and Lucy" by Maurice Henry Hewlett
He was attired in a $10,000 costume, representing Henry of Navarre.
"The Arena" by Various
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