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Baliol

[beyl-yuh l, bey-lee-uh l]
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noun
  1. John de1249–1315, king of Scotland 1292–96.
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Examples from the Web for baliol

Historical Examples

  • It is needless to add, that the pursuit was checked, and Baliol escaped.

    Red Gauntlet

    Sir Walter Scott

  • Baliol was successful, and David Bruce had to fly to France.

  • Baliol was taken prisoner to England, and confined in the tower.

  • Wood nowhere states that he "matriculated at Baliol in 1582."

  • Baliol was forced by the indignation of the Scottish people into war with England.


British Dictionary definitions for baliol

Baliol

Balliol

noun
  1. Edward . ?1283–1364, king of Scotland (1332, 1333–56)
  2. his father, John . 1249–1315, king of Scotland (1292–96): defeated and imprisoned by Edward I of England (1296)
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