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  1. cophetua

    "The King and the Beggar-maid" is a 16th-century broadside ballad that tells the story of an African king, Cophetua, and his love for the beggar Penelophon (Shakespearean Zenelophon). The story has been widely referenced and King Cophetua has become a byword for "a man who falls in love with a woman instantly and proposes marriage immediately".

Mythology

  1. Cophetua

    (Cophe′tua). A legendary king of Africa, who disliked women, but ultimately fell in love with a “beggar-maid,” as mentioned in.

    “... Cupid, he that shot so trim When King Cophetua loved the beggar-maid.” (Shakespeare.)

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cophetua in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cophetua in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8


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