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Definition 1: son of Edward III who defeated the French at Crecy and Poitiers in the Hundred Years' War (1330-1376) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the male heir apparent of the British sovereign

Definition 2: third son of Elizabeth II (born in 1964) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) a male member of a royal family other than the sovereign (especially the son of a sovereign)

Definition 3: King of England from 1272 to 1307; conquered Wales (1239-1307) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 4: King of England from 1307 to 1327 and son of Edward I; was defeated at Bannockburn by the Scots led by Robert the Bruce; was deposed and died in prison (1284-1327) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 5: son of Edward II and King of England from 1327-1377; his claim to the French throne provoked the Hundred Years' War; his reign was marked by an epidemic of the Black Plague and by the emergence of the House of Commons as the powerful arm of British Parliament (1312-1377) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 6: King of England from 1461 to 1470 and from 1471 to 1483; was dethroned in 1470 but regained the throne in 1471 by his victory at the battle of Tewkesbury (1442-1483) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 7: King of England who was crowned at the age of 13 on the death of his father Edward IV but was immediately confined to the Tower of London where he and his younger brother were murdered (1470-1483) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 8: King of England and Ireland from 1547 to 1553; son of Henry VIII and Jane Seymour; died of tuberculosis (1537-1553) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

Definition 9: King of England from 1901 to 1910; son of Victoria and Prince Albert; famous for his elegant sporting ways (1841-1910) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

(... is a member of edward) the name of the royal family that ruled Great Britain from 1901-1917; the name was changed to Windsor in 1917 in response to anti-German feelings in World War I

Definition 10: King of England and Ireland in 1936; his marriage to Wallis Warfield Simpson created a constitutional crisis leading to his abdication (1894-1972) - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for edward in the sense of this definition

(edward is an instance of ...) the sovereign ruler of England

(... is a member of edward) the British royal family since 1917

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