Definitions for d'aubusson, pierre
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word d'aubusson, pierre
The Nuttall Encyclopedia
grand-master of the order of St. John of Jerusalem, of French origin; served under the Emperor Sigismund against the Turks; went to Rhodes; became a knight of St. John, and was chosen grand-master; defended Rhodes against 100,000 Turks, and thus stayed the career of Mahomet II., who, after establishing himself in Constantinople, was threatening to overrun Europe (1423-1503).
Find a translation for the d'aubusson, pierre definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these d'aubusson, pierre definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"d'aubusson, pierre." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 4 Jul 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/d'aubusson, pierre>.