John Lackland

John Lackland
noun
youngest son of Henry II; King of England from 1199 to 1216; succeeded to the throne on the death of his brother Richard I; lost his French possessions; in 1215 John was compelled by the barons to sign the Magna Carta (1167-1216)
Syn: ↑John, ↑King John
Instance Hypernyms: ↑King of England, ↑King of Great Britain
Member Holonyms: ↑Plantagenet, ↑Plantagenet line

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  • John Lackland — Darstellung König Johann Ohnelands aus der Historia Anglorum (1250 59) Johann Ohneland (* 24. Dezember 1167 auf Beaumont Castle, Oxford; † 19. Oktober 1216 auf Newark Castle, Nottinghamshire), engl. John Lackland, eigentlich franz. Jean… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • John Lackland — nobleman without an estate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Иоанн Безземельный (John Lackland) — (1167—1216), английский король с 1199, из династии Плантагенетов. В 1202—04 потерял значительную часть английских владений во Франции. Под давлением баронов, поддержанных рыцарством и городами, подписал в 1215 Великую хартию вольностей …   Большой Энциклопедический словарь

  • John — John1 [jän] n. [ME Jon < OFr Johan, Jehan, Jan < ML Johannes < LL(Ec) Joannes < Gr(Ec) Iōannes < Heb yōhānān, contr. < yehōhānān, lit., Yahweh is gracious] 1. a masculine name: dim. Jack, Johnnie, Johnny; equiv. Fr. Jean, Ger.… …   English World dictionary

  • John — /jon/, n. 1. the apostle John, believed to be the author of the fourth Gospel, three Epistles, and the book of Revelation. 2. See John the Baptist. 3. (John Lackland) 1167? 1216, king of England 1199 1216; signer of the Magna Carta 1215 (son of… …   Universalium

  • john — /jon/, n. Slang. 1. a toilet or bathroom. 2. (sometimes cap.) a fellow; guy. 3. (sometimes cap.) a prostitute s customer. [generic use of the proper name] * * * I known as John Lackland born Dec. 24, 1167, Oxford, Eng. died Oct. 18/19, 1216,… …   Universalium

  • John — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. John est un nom propre, équivalent du prénom français Jean, qui peut désigner : Sommaire 1 Prénom 1.1 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • John — I [[t]dʒɒn[/t]] n. 1) bib big the apostle John, believed to be the author of the fourth Gospel, three Epistles, and the book of Revelation 2) bib the fourth Gospel 3) bib any of the three Epistles of John; I, II, or III John 4) bib big John the… …   From formal English to slang

  • John — I. /dʒɒn/ (say jon) noun → John Thomas. II. /dʒɒn/ (say jon) noun 1. the Apostle John, to whom is attributed the authorship of the fourth Gospel, three Epistles, and the Book of Revelation. 2. the fourth Gospel, in the New Testament 3. one of the …  

  • John — I. noun Etymology: Late Latin Johannes, from Greek Iōannēs, from Hebrew Yōhānān Date: 12th century 1. a Jewish prophet who according to Gospel accounts foretold Jesus messianic ministry and baptized him called also John the Baptist 2. an apostle… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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