[mahr-kohs] /ˈmɑr koʊs/
Ferdinand E(dralin) [ed-ruh-lin] /ˈɛd rə lɪn/ (Show IPA), 1917–1989, Philippine political leader: president 1965–86.
Ferdinand (Edralin). 1917–89, Filipino statesman; president of the Philippines from 1965; deposed and exiled in 1986
his wife, Imelda (Remedios Visitacion Trinidad Romualdez). born 1929, Filipino politician; governor of Manila (1976–86); notorious for her profligacy as first lady
- Ferdinand schiller
[shil-er] /ˈʃɪl ər/ noun 1. Ferdinand Canning Scott [kan-ing] /ˈkæn ɪŋ/ (Show IPA), 1864–1937, English philosopher in the U.S. 2. Johann Christoph Friedrich von [yoh-hahn kris-tawf free-drikh fuh n] /ˈyoʊ hɑn ˈkrɪs tɔf ˈfri drɪx fən/ (Show IPA), 1759–1805, German poet, dramatist, and historian. 3. Astronomy. an elliptical walled plain in the third quadrant of […]
- Ferdinand V
noun 1. (def 1). noun 1. known as Ferdinand the Catholic. 1452–1516, king of Castile (1474–1504); as Ferdinand II, king of Aragon (1479–1516) and Sicily (1468–1516); as Ferdinand III, king of Naples (1504–16). His marriage to Isabella I of Castile (1469) led to the union of Aragon and Castile and his reconquest of Granada from […]
- Ferdinand VI
noun 1. 1713–59, king of Spain 1746–59 (son of Philip V).
- Ferdinand VII
noun 1. 1784–1833, king of Spain 1808, 1814–33. noun 1. 1784–1833, king of Spain (1808; 1814–33). He precipitated the Carlist Wars by excluding his brother Don Carlos as his successor