- the Saxon, c1070–1137, emperor of the Holy Roman Empire and king of the Germans 1125–37.
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- 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