• WordNet 3.6
    • n Barbarossa Barbary pirate (died in 1546)
    • n Barbarossa Holy Roman Emperor from 1152 to 1190; conceded supremacy to the pope; drowned leading the Third Crusade (1123-1190)
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In literature:

S. von Hausegger's symphony "Barbarossa" given by the Symphony Society in New York City.
"Annals of Music in America" by Henry Charles Lahee
I confused Charlemagne with Frederick Barbarossa, and the Cardinal Richelieu with M. Thiers.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 59, No. 364, February 1846" by Various
Unfortunately his work, scenes from the history of Barbarossa, perished in the great fire of 1577.
"The Venetian School of Painting" by Evelyn March Phillipps
It was in the days of the old Emperor Barbarossa (Redbeard).
"Fairy Tales from the German Forests" by Margaret Arndt
But, like Arthur and Barbarossa, Morvan Lez-Breiz will yet return.
"Legends & Romances of Brittany" by Lewis Spence
In the meantime Frederic Barbarossa, who had succeeded his uncle Conrad III.
"Pope Adrian IV" by Richard Raby
But for sheer barbarity commend me to Hausegger's 'Barbarossa.
"The So-called Human Race" by Bert Leston Taylor
Barbarossa had surprised Fondi in the night and carried off Julia.
"Black Diamonds" by Mór Jókai
Frederick I., Barbarossa, Emperor, 101-108, 110-111.
"Villani's Chronicle" by Giovanni Villani
It is Barbarossa himself, followed by eighteen knights and seventy varlets!
"Barbarossa; An Historical Novel of the XII Century." by Conrad von Bolanden

In poetry:

The ancient Barbarossa,
Friedrich, the Kaiser great,
Within the castle-cavern
Sits in enchanted state.
"Barbarossa" by Friedrich Ruckert

In news:

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