Margaret of Valois


Margaret of Valois
/valˈwa/ (say vahl'wah)

noun
1553–1615, first queen of Henry IV of France.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • Margaret of Valois — 1553 1615; queen of Henry IV of France (1589 99): called Queen Margot …   English World dictionary

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  • Margaret of Valois — Mar′garet of Valois′ n. big (“Queen Margot”) 1533–1615, 1st wife of Henry IV of France: queen of Navarre …   From formal English to slang

  • Margaret of Valois — or Margaret of France biographical name 1553 1615 queen consort of Henry of Navarre …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Margaret of Valois — ( Queen Margot ) 1533 1615, 1st wife of Henry IV of France: queen of Navarre; patron of science and literature (daughter of Henry II of France and Catherine de Medici). Also called Margaret of France …   Useful english dictionary

  • MARGARET OF VALOIS —    third daughter of Henry II. of France and Catherine de Medicis; married Henry IV., by whom she was divorced for her immoral conduct (1552 1615) …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

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  • Margaret of Burgundy, Queen of France — Margaret of Burgundy Queen consort of France Tenure 1314–1315 Queen consort of Navarre Countess consort of Champagne Tenure 1305–1315 …   Wikipedia


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