Richard the Lion-Hearted


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Richard the Lion-Hearted

(1159–1199) romantic warrior-king renowned for his bravery and prowess. [Br. Hist.: Bishop, 49]
See: Bravery

Richard the Lion-Hearted

(1159–1199) king known for his gallantry and prowess. [Br. Hist.: EB, 15: 827]

Richard the Lion-Hearted

(1157–1199) nicknamed the Black Knight; performer of valorous deeds. [Br. Hist: EB, VIII: 566; Br. Lit.: Ivanhoe]
See: Heroism
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Among its characters are two of the most popular of English heroes, Richard the Lion-Hearted and Robin Hood.
Richard the Lion-Hearted, an audacious, hardy king.
Returning from the Crusades, King Richard the Lion-Hearted decided to seek out Robin Hood and his outlaw band.