- Pepin the Short, died a.d. 768, king of the Franks 751–768 (father of Charlemagne).
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During the ministry of this meek prelate, Pepin was declared king of France.Fox's Book of Martyrs
(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.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology
Pepin was sincerely grateful for this kindness on the part of the church.The Story of Mankind
Hendrik Van Loon