1494–1547, king of France 1515–47.
1768–1835, first emperor of Austria 1804–35; as Francis II, last emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 1792–1806.
1494–1547, king of France (1515–47). His reign was dominated by his rivalry with Emperor Charles V for the control of Italy. He was a noted patron of the arts and learning
1708–65, duke of Lorraine (1729–37), grand duke of Tuscany (1737–65), and Holy Roman Emperor (1745–65). His marriage (1736) to Maria Theresa led to the War of the Austrian Succession (1740–48)
title as emperor of Austria of Francis II
- Francis II
noun 1. (def 2). noun 1. 1544–60, king of France (1559–60); son of Henry II and Catherine de’ Medici; first husband of Mary, Queen of Scots 2. 1768–1835, last Holy Roman Emperor (1792–1806) and, as Francis I, first emperor of Austria (1804–35). The Holy Roman Empire was dissolved (1806) following his defeat by Napoleon at […]
- Francis Joseph I
noun 1. 1830–1916, emperor of Austria 1848–1916; king of Hungary 1867–1916.
- Francis march
[mahrch for 1–3; mahrkh for 4] /mɑrtʃ for 1–3; mɑrx for 4/ noun 1. Francis Andrew, 1825–1911, U.S. philologist and lexicographer. 2. Fredric (Frederick McIntyre Bickel) 1897–1975, U.S. actor. 3. Peyton Conway [peyt-n kon-wey] /ˈpeɪt n ˈkɒn weɪ/ (Show IPA), 1864–1955, U.S. army officer (son of Francis Andrew March). 4. German name of the . […]
- Francis millet
[mi-ley; for 2 also French mee-le] /mɪˈleɪ; for 2 also French miˈlɛ/ noun 1. Francis Davis, 1846–1912, U.S. painter, illustrator, and journalist. 2. Jean François [zhahn frahn-swa] /ʒɑ̃ frɑ̃ˈswa/ (Show IPA), 1814–75, French painter. /ˈmɪlɪt/ noun 1. a cereal grass, Setaria italica, cultivated for grain and animal fodder 2. 3. any of various similar or […]