Share this entry
Frederick II Line breaks: Fred|erick II
Pronunciation: /ˈfrɛdrɪk/

Definition of Frederick II in English:

( 1712–86), king of Prussia 1740–86; known as Frederick the Great. His campaigns in the War of the Austrian Succession (1740-8) and the Seven Years War (1756–63) succeeded in considerably strengthening Prussia’s position; by the end of his reign he had doubled the area of his country.
Definition of Frederick II in:
Share this entry

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources