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us: Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, approximately 907-929


  • [Wenceslas (approximately 907-929) was the Duke of Bohemia and the patron saint of Czechoslovakia.]

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    • us: Vacheslav, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Václav, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Vi͡acheslav, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wacław, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, ca. 907-929
    • us: Wenceslas, King, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenceslas, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenceslaus, Duke of Bohemia, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenceslaus, King, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenceslaus, Saint, approximately 907-929
    • us: Wenzel, Saint, approximately 907-929
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    • Wenceslas, Duke of Bohemia, ca. 907-929
  • Sources

    • found: Doomík, F. The life of Saint Wenceslas, 1929.
    • found: A Tapestry of music for King Wenceslas and his page [SR] c1981: labels (King Wenceslas)
    • found: Encyc. Britannica, 15th ed. (Wenceslas (Wenceslaus), Saint; Czech, Václav; Russian, Vacheslav; b. ca. 907; d.9-28-929; Prince-Duke of Bohemia; "Good King Wencelas")
    • found: Encyc. Americana, c1975 (Wenceslas, Saint, Duke of Bohemia; Czech, Svátý Václav; Ger., Wenzel; b. ca. 907; d.9-28-929; "Good King Wenceslaus")
    • found: Collier's encyc., c1973 (index: Wenceslaus (Vaclav) (Saint)) v. 4, p. 308 (Saint Václav (Wenceslas); d.929)
    • found: Rex martyr, 2010: t.p. (św. Wacława)
    • found: Britannica Online, via WWW, June 26, 2012 (Wenceslas I; Saint Wenceslas; Svátý Václav; b. c. 907, Stochov, near Prague; d. Sept. 28, 929, Stará Boleslav, Bohemia; feast day September 28; prince of Bohemia, martyr, and patron saint of Czechoslovakia)
  • General Notes

    • [Wenceslas (approximately 907-929) was the Duke of Bohemia and the patron saint of Czechoslovakia.]
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    • 1980-03-17: new
    • 2013-03-08: revised
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