Charles (Robert) 1809–82, English naturalist and author.
his grandfather, Erasmus, 1731–1802, English naturalist and poet.
a seaport in and the capital of Northern Territory, in N Australia.
- Charles de gaulle
Charles André Joseph Marie [chahrlz ahn-drey joh-zuh f muh-ree;; French sharl ahn-drey zhoh-zef ma-ree] /tʃɑrlz ˈɑn dreɪ ˈdʒoʊ zəf məˈri;; French ʃarl ɑ̃ˈdreɪ ʒoʊˈzɛf maˈri/ (Show IPA), 1890–1970, French general and statesman: president 1959–69.
- Charles doughty
Charles Montagu [mon-tuh-gyoo] /ˈmɒn təˌgyu/ (Show IPA), 1843–1926, English traveler and writer. adjective -tier, -tiest hardy; resolute noun Charles Montagu. 1843–1926, English writer and traveller; author of Travels in Arabia Deserta (1888) adj. Old English dohtig “competent, good, valiant,” from dyhtig “strong,” related to dugan “to be fit, be able, be strong,” and influenced by […]
- Charles drew
Charles Richard, 1904–50, U.S. physician: developer of blood-bank technique. Daniel, 1797–1879, U.S. financier and capitalist. John, 1827–62, U.S. actor, born in Ireland. his son, John, 1853–1927, U.S. actor. a male given name: from a Germanic word meaning “trusty.”. verb the past tense of draw Old English dreow, past tense of draw (v.).
- Le Corbusier
(Charles Édouard Jeanneret) 1887–1965, Swiss architect in France. noun real name Charles Édouard Jeanneret. 1887–1965, French architect and town planner, born in Switzerland. He is noted for his use of reinforced concrete and for his modular system, which used units of a standard size. His works include Unité d’Habitation at Marseilles (1946–52) and the city […]
- Charles Edward Stuart
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 […]