- a.d. 795?–855, king of Germany 840–843; emperor of the Holy Roman Empire 840–855 (son of Louis I).
- the Saxon, c1070–1137, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire and king of the Germans 1125–37.
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Lothair Croffin was changed into Tara at the time of the wedding.The Lost Ten Tribes, and 1882
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Lothair and Endymion were partly written to replenish his empty exchequer.Modernities
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Such were the curious Victorian nuggets Spondulix and Lothair.Getting Gold
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Lothair then seems to have conceived the design of recovering Lorraine.
- ?795–855 ad, Frankish ruler and Holy Roman Emperor (823–30, 833–34, 840–55); son of Louis I, whom he twice deposed from the throne
- called the Saxon. ?1070–1137, German king (1125–37) and Holy Roman Emperor (1133–37). He was elected German king over the hereditary Hohenstaufen claimant
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