(Gustavus Adolphus”Lion of the North”) 1594–1632, king of Sweden 1611–32: national military hero (grandson of Gustavus I).
See Gustavus Adolphus
- Gustavus III
noun 1. 1746–92, king of Sweden 1771–92: economic and legal reformer.
- Gustavus IV
noun 1. (Gustavus Adolphus) 1778–1837, king of Sweden 1792–1809 (son of Gustavus III).
- Gustavus V
noun 1. 1858–1950, king of Sweden 1907–50: advocate of Swedish neutrality during World Wars I and II.
- Gustavus VI
noun 1. (Gustaf Adolf) 1882–1973, king of Sweden 1950–73 (son of Gustavus V).