Hugh Capet
biographical name circa 938-996 king of France (987-996)

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  • Hugh Capet — • King of France, founder of the Capetian dynasty, b. about the middle of the tenth century; d. about 996, probably 24 October Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Hugh Capet     Hugh Capet …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Hugh Capet — see CAPET Hugh * * * born с 938 died Oct. 14, 996, Paris, Fr. King of France (987–996), the founder of the Capetian dynasty. The son of a Frankish duke, he inherited vast estates in the regions of Paris and Orléans, which made him one of the most …   Universalium

  • Hugh Capet — see CAPET Hugh …   English World dictionary

  • Hugh Capet — Infobox French Royalty|monarch name=Hugh Capet title=King of the Franks caption=An imagined image of Hugh Capet; no contemporary images of Hugh exist. reign=3 July 987 ndash; 24 October 996 coronation=3 July 987, Noyons othertitles= full name=… …   Wikipedia

  • HUGH CAPET —    the first of the Capetian dynasty of France, son of Hugh Capet, Count of Paris; proclaimed king in 987; his reign was a troubled one by the revolt of the very party that had raised him to the throne, and who refused to own his supremacy;… …   The Nuttall Encyclopaedia

  • Hugh Capet — Hugh′ Ca′pet [[t]hyu[/t]] or, often, [[t]yu[/t]] n. anh big Capet, Hugh …   From formal English to slang

  • Hugh Capet. — See Capet, Hugh. * * * …   Universalium

  • Hugh Capet. — See Capet, Hugh …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hugh Capet — noun King of France elected in 987 and founding the Capetian dynasty (940 996) • Syn: ↑Capet • Derivationally related forms: ↑Capetian (for: ↑Capet) • Instance Hypernyms: ↑King of France …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hugh Capet — /hju ˈkeɪpət/ (say hyooh kaypuht), /ˈkæp / (say kap ), /kaˈpeɪ/ (say kah pay) noun → Capet …   Australian English dictionary

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