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Pepin

[pep-in]
noun
  1. Pepin the Short, died a.d. 768, king of the Franks 751–768 (father of Charlemagne).
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Historical Examples of pepin

  • During the ministry of this meek prelate, Pepin was declared king of France.

    Fox's Book of Martyrs

    John Foxe

  • (p. 075) Pepin, however, had in view a more national war than this.

  • Pepin was outwitted, and threw away the prey after he had hunted it down.

    Rienzi

    Edward Bulwer Lytton

  • Pepin (the Fat), mayor of Paris, died; a man of wisdom and vigor.

  • Pepin was sincerely grateful for this kindness on the part of the church.

    The Story of Mankind

    Hendrik Van Loon