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  • 1 Pepin the Short — • King of the Franks (714 768) Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Pepin the Short     Pepin the Short     † …

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  • 2 Pepin the Short — [pep′in] A.D. 714? 768; king of the Franks (751 768): father of Charlemagne * * * …

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  • 3 Pepin the Short — [pep′in] A.D. 714? 768; king of the Franks (751 768): father of Charlemagne …

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  • 4 Pepin the Short — Infobox Monarch name =Pepin the Short title =King of the Franks, Mayor of the Palaces of Neustria and Austrasia caption = reign =751 – 768 coronation = othertitles = full name = predecessor =Childeric III successor =Charlemagne Carloman I, joint… …

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  • 5 Pepin the Short — noun king of the Franks and father of Charlemagne who defended papal interests and founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751 (714 768) • Syn: ↑Pepin, ↑Pepin III • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex, ↑Carolingian, ↑Carlovingian …

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  • 6 PEPIN THE SHORT —    king of the Franks, was the son of Charles Martel, and at first shared with his brother Carloman the viceroyalty of the kingdom under Hilderik III.; in 747 Carloman retired to a monastery, and five years later Pepin deposed Hilderik and… …

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  • 7 Gisela (daughter of Pepin the Short) — Gisela (757 – 810) was the only daughter of Pepin the Short and his wife Bertrada of Laon. She was the sister of Charlemagne and Carloman. Charlemagne s biographer Einhard states that Gisela had been dedicated to religion since her childhood. She …

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  • 8 The Benedictine Order —     The Benedictine Order     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Benedictine Order     The Benedictine Order comprises monks living under the Rule of St. Benedict, and commonly known as black monks . The order will be considered in this article under… …

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  • 9 Pepin — noun king of the Franks and father of Charlemagne who defended papal interests and founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751 (714 768) • Syn: ↑Pepin III, ↑Pepin the Short • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex, ↑Carolingian, ↑ …

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  • 10 Pepin III — noun king of the Franks and father of Charlemagne who defended papal interests and founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751 (714 768) • Syn: ↑Pepin, ↑Pepin the Short • Instance Hypernyms: ↑king, ↑male monarch, ↑Rex, ↑Carolingian, ↑Carlovi …

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  • 11 Pepin — /pep in/, n. ( Pepin the Short ) died A.D. 768, king of the Franks 751 768 (father of Charlemagne). * * * …

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  • 12 Pepin — /ˈpɛpən/ (say pepuhn) noun ( Pepin the Short ), died AD 768, king of the Franks 751–768; father of Charlemagne …

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  • 13 The Gallican Rite —     The Gallican Rite     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Gallican Rite     This subject will be treated under the following six heads:     I. History and Origin; II. MSS. and Other Sources; III. The Liturgical Year; IV. The Divine Office; V. The… …

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  • 14 Pepin Garcia — Infobox Person name= José Garcia caption=Photo courtesy [http://www.elreydeloshabanos.com Don Pepín Cigars] birth date=1950 birth place= Báez, Villa Clara Province, Cuba dead=alive death date= death place= occupation= CEO El Rey de los Habanos A… …

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  • 15 Pépin III — biographical name 714? 768 the Short king of the Franks (751 768) …

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  • 16 Pepin — Pep•in [[t]ˈpɛp ɪn[/t]] n. anh big (“the Short”) died a.d. 768, king of the Franks 751–768 (father of Charlemagne) …

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  • 17 The Franks —     The Franks     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► The Franks     The Franks were a confederation formed in Western Germany of a certain number of ancient barbarian tribes who occupied the right shore of the Rhine from Mainz to the sea. Their name is… …

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  • 18 The Name of the Rose — For the 1986 film of the same story, see The Name of the Rose (film). For the unrelated 2003 short film, see Name of the Rose (2003 film). The Name of the Rose   …

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  • 19 History of the Republic of Venice — The history of the Republic of Venice began with the city of Venice, which originated as a collection of lagoon communities banded together for mutual defence from the Lombards as the power of the Byzantine Empire dwindled in northern Italy in… …

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  • 20 History of the Jews in France — The Jewish community in France presently numbers around 600,000, according to the World Jewish Congress and 500,000 according to the Appel Unifié Juif de France, and is found mainly in the metropolitan areas of Paris, Marseille, Strasbourg, Lyon …

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