Catherine de Médicis

biographical name Cath·er·ine de Mé·di·cis \ ˈka-th(ə-)rən-də-ˌmā-dē-ˈsēs , -ˈme-də-(ˌ)chē also kä-ˈtrēn- \
variants: Italian Caterina de' Medici play \ˌkä-tā-ˈrē-nä-dā-ˈme-dē-(ˌ)chē\
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of Catherine de Médicis

1519–1589 queen of Henry II of France

Learn More about catherine de médicis


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Catherine de Médicis? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to speak evil of

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!