Stuart, Charles Edward.
a member of the royal family that ruled in Scotland from 1371 to 1714 and in England from 1603 to 1714.
Charles Edward (“the Young Pretender”or”Bonnie Prince Charlie”) 1720–80, grandson of James II.
Also, Stewart. Darnley, Lord Henry.
Gilbert, 1755–1828, U.S. painter.
Henry, Darnley, Lord Henry Stewart or Stuart.
James Ewell Brown (“Jeb”) 1833–64, Confederate general in the Civil War.
James Francis Edward. Also called James III, (“the Old Pretender”) 1688–1766, English prince.
Jesse Hilton, 1907–84, U.S. writer.
John, 3rd Earl of Bute, 1713–92, British statesman: prime minister 1762–63.
Mary, Mary, Queen of Scots.
former name of Alice Springs.
a male given name: from an Old English word meaning “steward.”.
See Stuart (sense 2)
the royal house that ruled in Scotland from 1371 to 1714 and in England from 1603 to 1714 See also Stewart
Charles Edward, called the Young Pretender or Bonnie Prince Charlie. 1720–88, pretender to the British throne. He led the Jacobite Rebellion (1745–46) in an attempt to re-establish the Stuart succession
his father, James Francis Edward, called the Old Pretender. 1688–1766, pretender to the British throne; son of James II (James VII of Scotland) and his second wife, Mary of Modena. He made two unsuccessful attempts to realize his claim to the throne (1708; 1715)
Mary. See Mary, Queen of Scots
name of the British royal family from 1603-1668 (see steward); attested from 1873 as an attribution for styles from that period.
- Charles epee
Charles Michel, Abbé de l’, 1712–89, French priest and teacher of the deaf: pioneer in the development of sign language.
- Charles IV
(“Charles the Fair”) 1294–1328, king of France 1322–28. (Charles of Luxembourg) 1316–78, king of Germany 1347–78 and Bohemia 1346–78; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1355–78. Charles I (def 5). Charles III (def 4). noun known as Charles the Fair. 1294–1328, king of France (1322–28): brother of Isabella of France, with whom he intrigued against […]
- Charles II
Charles I (def 2). (“Charles the Fat”) a.d. 809–888, king of France 884–887; as Charles III, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 881–887. 1630–85, king of Great Britain 1660–85 (son of Charles I of England). 1661–1700, king of Spain 1665–1700. noun known as Charles the Bald. 823–877 ad, Holy Roman Emperor (875–877) and, as Charles […]
- Charles fries
Charles Carpenter, 1887–1967, U.S. linguist. plural noun another name for French fried potatoes