Charles V
I. biographical name 1337-1380 the Wise king of France (1364-80) II. biographical name 1500-1558 Holy Roman emperor (1519-56); king of Spain as Charles I (1516-56)

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  • Charles V — may refer to: Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor (1500 – 1558), also Charles I of Spain Charles V of Naples (1661 – 1700), better known as Charles II of Spain Charles V of France (1338 – 1380), called the Wise Charles V, Duke of Lorraine (1643 – 1690) …   Wikipedia

  • CHARLES V° — (1500–1558), Holy Roman Emperor (1519–58) and king of Spain (as Charles I; 1516–56). Although maintaining the exclusion of the Jews from Spain, and upholding the Inquisition there, he continued to afford the Jews protection in the domains of the… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Charles V — V. Charles Quint …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • CHARLES V° — (1337–1380), king of France, 1364–1380. In 1349, when he was still dauphin, he granted the right of residence to 11 Jewish families in Dauphiné. In 1358 or 1359, while he was regent for his father John II, then a prisoner, he authorized the Jews… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Charles V — 1. ( Charles the Wise ) 1337 81, king of France 1364 80. 2. See Charles I (def. 3). * * * I German Karl born Feb. 24, 1500, Ghent died Sept. 21, 1558, San Jerónimo de Yuste, Spain Holy Roman emperor (1519–56) and king of Spain (as Charles I,… …   Universalium

  • Charles V —  Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents souverains partageant un même nom. Plusieurs souverains et seigneurs européens sont appelés Charles V. Empereurs, rois Charles V dit le Sage (1338 1380), roi de France de 1364 à 1380 Charles… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • CHARLES V — (1500 1558) Charles V served as holy Roman emperor from 1519 to 1556, ruling over a vast territory that included Spain, Burgundy, and numerous German and Italian states. He vehemently defended Catholicism against Martin Luther* and the growth of… …   Renaissance and Reformation 1500-1620: A Biographical Dictionary

  • Charles V — (1500 1558)    Charles V was born in Ghent on 25 February 1500. The eldest son of Philip I and Joanna of Castile, and grandson of Ferdinand II of Aragon, Isabella of Castile, Holy Roman Emperor Maximilian I, and Mary of Burgundy, he inherited a… …   Historical Dictionary of Brussels

  • Charles V — (1500–58)    Monarch.    Charles was the son of Philip of Burgundy and Joanna of Spain (the daughter of ferdinand and isabella). He was thus the hereditary ruler of Burgundy, Spain, the Netherlands, the Spanish American colonies and parts of… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Charles V — (1500 1558)    King of Spain (1515 1555) and Holy Roman Emperor (1519 1555). Charles was the most powerful ruler in 16th century Europe. As the descendant of the German Habsburg dynasty, of the rulers of the united Spain created by his… …   Historical Dictionary of Renaissance

  • Charles V — 1. ( Charles the Wise ) 1337 81, king of France 1364 80. 2. See Charles I (def. 3) …   Useful english dictionary

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