Wenceslas

biographical name Wen·ces·las \ ˈwen(t)-sə-ˌslȯs , -sləs \
variants: German Wenzel play \ˈven(t)-səl\

Definition of Wenceslas

1361–1419 king of Germany and Holy Roman emperor (1378–1400) and (as Wenceslas IV) king of Bohemia (1378–1419)

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