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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Charles, Charles IXnoun

    King of France from 1560 to 1574 whose reign was dominated by his mother Catherine de Medicis (1550-1574)

  2. Charles, Charles VIInoun

    King of France who began his reign with most of northern France under English control; after the intervention of Jeanne d'Arc the French were able to defeat the English and end the Hundred Years' War (1403-1461)

  3. Charles, Charles II, Charles I, Charles the Baldnoun

    as Charles II he was Holy Roman Emperor and as Charles I he was king of France (823-877)

  4. Charles, Charles IInoun

    King of England and Scotland and Ireland during the Restoration (1630-1685)

  5. Charles, Charles I, Charles Stuartnoun

    son of James I who was King of England and Scotland and Ireland; was deposed and executed by Oliver Cromwell (1600-1649)

  6. Charles, Prince Charlesnoun

    the eldest son of Elizabeth II and heir to the English throne (born in 1948)

  7. Charles, Jacques Charles, Jacques Alexandre Cesar Charlesnoun

    French physicist and author of Charles's law which anticipated Gay-Lussac's law (1746-1823)

  8. Charlemagne, Carolus, Charles, Charles I, Charles the Greatnoun

    king of the Franks and Holy Roman Emperor; conqueror of the Lombards and Saxons (742-814)

  9. Charles, Charles Rivernoun

    a river in eastern Massachusetts that empties into Boston Harbor and that separates Cambridge from Boston

Wiktionary

  1. Charlesnoun

    A male given name from the Germanic languages.

    Charles the Great / Subdued the Saxons, and did seat the French / Beyond the river Sala, in the year / Eight hundred five.

    Etymology: From French Charles, from Old French Charles, Carles, from Latin Carolus, from and also reinfluenced by Old High German Karl, from Proto-Germanic *karlaz ("free man") ; compare the English word churl and the German Kerl.

  2. Charlesnoun

    A patronymic surname.

    Etymology: From French Charles, from Old French Charles, Carles, from Latin Carolus, from and also reinfluenced by Old High German Karl, from Proto-Germanic *karlaz ("free man") ; compare the English word churl and the German Kerl.

Freebase

  1. Charles

    Charles is a neighborhood in northern Providence, Rhode Island. Along with Wanskuck, it comprises what is sometimes referred to as the North End. To the west Charles is partitioned from Wanskuck by Route 146, while the Chad Brown public housing complex separates Charles from Smith Hill to the south, and the West River and Interstate 95 bounds the area to the east. The city limits abutting the city of North Providence bound Charles to the north.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Charles

    a French physicist, born at Beaugency; was the first to apply hydrogen to the inflation of balloons (1746-1823).

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Charles' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1060

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Charles' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3941

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Charles in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Charles in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Charles in a Sentence

  1. Justin Johnson:

    Rehashing the same evidence already considered by Circuit Court is a waste of time and needlessly prolongs the pain for all involved, charles Baltzell has not committed any crime, as Circuit Court has already found, and will once again vigorously defend Charles Baltzell.

  2. President Francois Hollande:

    The battle group, which includes the Charles de Gaulle, will again be deployed to operation Chammal... because we have to strike back at those who attacked us here in January and November 2015.

  3. The Polish government:

    The visit is organized in consultation with the President of the European Council Charles Michel and the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen, the purpose of the visit is to confirm the unequivocal support of the entire European Union for the sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.

  4. Donald Trump:

    Charles Herbster's been badly maligned and it's a shame. That's why I came out here, it would have been easy for me to say,' I'm not gon na come.' I defend my people when I know they're good.

  5. Sopan Mare:

    At the time of Prince Charles' wedding, the royal family treated us like family. As Prince Harry and Meghan Markle wed, it almost seems like it's a wedding in our family.

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