[kon-stuh n-teen, -tahyn] /ˈkɒn stənˌtin, -ˌtaɪn/
(Flavius Valerius Aurelius Constantinus”the Great”) a.d. 288?–337, Roman emperor 324–337: named Constantinople as the new capital; legally sanctioned Christian worship.
1868–1923, king of Greece 1913–17, 1920–22.
- Constantine II
noun 1. (Flavius Claudius Constantinus) a.d. 317–340, emperor of Rome 337–340 (son of Constantine I). 2. born 1940, king of Greece 1964–74, in exile since 1967. noun 1. official title Constantine XIII. born 1940, king of Greece (1964–73): went into exile when the army seized power in 1967. He was officially deposed in 1973 and […]
- Constantine vii
noun 1. known as Porphyrogenitus. 905–59 ad, Byzantine emperor (913–59) and scholar: his writings are an important source for Byzantine history
- Constantine xi
noun 1. 1404–53, last Byzantine emperor (1448–53): killed when Constantinople was captured by the Turks
- Constantine XI Palaeologus
[pey-lee-ol-uh-guh s, pal-ee-] /ˌpeɪ liˈɒl ə gəs, ˌpæl i-/ noun 1. (Dragases) 1404–53, last Byzantine emperor 1449–53.