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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

How to pronounce Charles?

  1. Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Indian

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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. Donald Trump:

    We haven't heard any response yet, but Prince Charles has been to Mar-a-Lago, and I know Prince Charles likes it.

  2. Thomas Markle:

    Watching it was difficult for me, because I wasn't there, but at the same time I'm watching my daughter being watched by the entire world. Everybody was watching my daughter. I couldn't have been more proud, how could I have asked for a better replacement than Charles?... I just wish it had been my hand holding my daughter, not his. But he was wonderful to them.

  3. Chris Muha:

    He is under a current subpoena that threatens him with the possibility of contempt or other unspecified adverse action. The decision as to Charles Kupperman can directly affect whether the White House moves on that step.

  4. Randy Zelin:

    Pursuant to the written agreements Charles Gucciardo entered into with Fraud Guarantee, his investment, which was and remains a loan to Fraud Guarantee, was paid to Giuliani Partners LLC on the Company's behalf, pursuant to the Company's written instructions.

  5. Rikesh Patel:

    We know that the rebuilding process will take a lot of time, but we know that Lake Charles is going to come through this and that we'll be stronger than ever.

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