Definition of Louis the german
1. Noun. King of France and Germany (846-879).
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1. The Catholic Encyclopedia: An International Work of Reference on the by Charles George Herbermann, Edward Aloysius Pace, Condé Bénoist Pallen, Thomas Joseph Shahan, John Joseph Wynne (1913)
"Charles the Fat (876-87), the last son of Louis the German, united once more the entire empire. But according to old Germanic ideas the weak emperor ..."
2. Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Standard Work of Reference in Art, Literature (1907)
"On his death in 869, his domain was divided between Louis the German and ... Louis the German died in 876, and his two eldest sons dying—Carloman in 880 and ..."
3. The History of Modern Europe: With an Account of the Decline & Fall of the by William Russell, Charles Coote (1822)
"Some factious nobles invited Louis the German to usurp his brother's kingdom. He came at the head of a powerful army, and received the homage of the _-„ ..."
4. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and General (1890)
"... but Louis the German Lad naturally i to say to this seizure of the whole ... course Louis the German claimed ..."
5. The Encyclopaedia Britannica: “a” Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature edited by Hugh Chisholm (1910)
"But Louis the German, who was also a candidate for the succession of Louis II., revenged himself for Charles's success by invading and devastating his ..."
6. Church History by Johann Heinrich Kurtz (1889)
"His penitent son, Louis the German, however, set him free in AD 834. A severe judgment was now passed upon the confederate prelates at tbe Synod of ..."