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Pepin III

Syllabification: Pe·pin III
Pronunciation: /ˌpepin THə ˈTHərd
 
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Definition of Pepin III in English:

( Circa 714–768) king of the Franks 751–768; called Pepin the Short; father of Charlemagne. He founded the Carolingian dynasty in 751.

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